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New ALC Hike Series a Success

November 30, 2023

The Aiken Land Conservancy Hike Series kicked off with a hike to the Aiken Gopher Tortoise Heritage Preserve on Saturday, September 23rd. Over 30 participants…

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New Executive Director – Peter Kleinhenz

June 22, 2023

Dear Friends and Stakeholders: We are pleased to announce that Peter Kleinhenz has joined The Aiken Land Conservancy (ALC) as our new Executive Director. Peter…

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President’s Letter

May 19, 2023

As the old cartoon so humorously conveys, Aiken has always been a haven for its visitors and residents. However, that haven is now under accelerating…

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The Sylvia Cullum Whitney Preserve

May 15, 2023

In December of 2022, the Aiken Land Conservancy and Eureka Partners (consisting of three brothers: Ray Bradford Whitney, Jr., George Bell Timmerman Whitney, Colwell Cullum…

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The State of Aiken’s Trees

May 15, 2023

Aiken Streetscapes and Aiken Land Conservancy (ALC) have contributed funds over the past three years to assist the City in their ongoing proactive tree care.…

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ALC’s Mission Extends to Public Places

May 15, 2023

Since its founding in 1991, Aiken Land Conservancy has, through land purchases as well as donations and conservation easements from landowners, preserved thousands of acres…

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