Open Space Institute

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Open Space Institute (OSI)

Address:1350 Broadway, Suite 201
New York, NY 10018

Established: 1974. Description:Concerned with protecting land for public benefit, providing public access to resources, protecting open space for public use, and protecting important landscapes. Focus is on New York, with large preserves in the Husdon Valley, the Catskills, and the Shawangunk Mountains. Members: Nonmembership organization. Dues: Donations welcome.
Publications: Open Space (biannual); free online.

See other parks in New York.
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President and CEO of the Open Space Institute Kim Elliman said, "As we stand here at the site of the successfully protected Davenport Farm, through the tremendous efforts of the Davenports, the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets, the Open Space Institute, and Scenic Hudson, we get a glimpse of what can be achieved.
Boeing funded the purchase of the other two tracts by The Open Space Institute (OSI) and The Nature Conservancy.
At DNR we are grateful for the opportunity to work with our partners in conservation the Lowcountry Open Land Trust, The Nature Conservancy and the Open Space Institute in order to seek a mitigation solution that Boeing supports and meets the regulatory requirements and that will benefit fish, wildlife, their habitats and our citizens.
Anderberg, general counsel of Open Space Institute (OSI).
The city bought the development rights at 80 percent of the properties' appraised value, she said, with a $410,000 state water supply protection grant, a $330,000 grant from the Open Space Institute and $80,000 from Fitchburg's Water Department budget.
Arden House, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1966, is currently owned by preservation advocacy group the Open Space Institute.
Local governments are not prepared to handle the heavy toll of suburban sprawl according to a new study released in February by the Open Space Institute and the Center for Policy Research at the University at Albany.
His credentials as a policy analyst include experience as head of the natural resources-policy research office of the Congressional Research Service in the Library of Congress, senior associate at the Conservation Foundation, executive director of the Open Space Institute, and president of the American Land Forum.
The Wendt grant is awarded to the Open Space Institute, which, through its Alliance for New York State Parks program.
Harriman estate, America's first-ever conference center and once part of the Columbia University portfolio, is being offered by Colliers International on behalf of its owner, Open Space Institute, Inc.
Funding for the $600,000 project came from the New Hampshire Land and Community Heritage Investment Program (LCHIP), Open Space Institute - Saving New England Wildlife Fund, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation - Upper Connecticut River Mitigation and Enhancement Fund, the McIninch Foundation, Fields Pond Foundation, the Byrne Foundation, New Hampshire Fish and Game Department through the Landowner Incentive Program, and many private individuals.
31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Open Space Institute (OSI) and Wallkill Valley Land Trust (WVLT) have extended the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail by a full 11.

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