Mission & Vision


The Hudson Highlands Land Trust is a community-based, accredited land conservation organization devoted to protecting and preserving the natural resources, rural character and scenic beauty of the Hudson Highlands.


The Hudson Highlands remains forever a place of undiminished natural abundance, scenic beauty and historical significance–shared and protected by engaged communities for the benefit of all.

Mission Area

The core mission area of HHLT includes critical watersheds, scenic vistas, wildlife habitats, parklands, and farmlands that lie within the towns of Putnam Valley, Philipstown, Cornwall and Highlands.