Conservation Projects

  • Volunteer to Plant A Woodland Pollinator Garden Williams Preserve

    Williams Property

    Mary and Tim Williams have donated their family’s beautiful 4.5-acre property located at 357 Lattingtown Road to the Land Alliance for use as a public preserve. This lovely place once hosted a grand house called the Dormer House. The house was designed by Theodate Pope Riddle, one of the first

  • Humes Meadow Restoration

    The Land Alliance acquired the Humes property in Mill Neck on July 10, 2015. The property completes one of the most significant open space corridors on Long Island’s north shore, totaling 150 contiguous acres in the heart of the Beaver Brook watershed. Protection of corridors like Beaver Brook is critically

  • Humes Japanese Stroll Garden

    Humes Japanese Stroll Garden

    The Humes Japanese Stroll Garden, a seven-acre gem of landscape design and woodland, provides a retreat for passive recreation and contemplation. This special garden was created by Ambassador and Mrs. John P. Humes following a visit to Japan in 1960. Inspired by their visit, Ambassador Humes purchased the Tea House

  • Roosevelt Community Garden Project

    Our Roosevelt Community Garden in the Town of Hempstead is gaining momentum and receiving much-deserved attention since its inception in 2018. The Garden has become a place for adults and children to work together to grow fresh wholesome food while learning about agriculture, biodiversity and appreciation of the outdoors. The