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Spring Lake Ranch featured in the Mountain Times

By Pat Heffernan on Jul 5, 2017 10:00:00 AM

'Conserving lands, healing people' is the title of a wonderful piece by Julia Purdy in the Mountain Times about the June event at Spring Lake Ranch to celebrate a double anniversary: Spring Lake Ranch’s 84th and Vermont Land Trust’s 40th. The two organizations became partners in 1993, when Spring Lake Ranch put a major portion of its property into the land trust.

"The two organizations share complementary missions: while the Vermont Land Trust conserves cherished old Vermont farmland, the Spring Lake Ranch Therapeutic Community nurtures and treats adults with psychiatric illness through productive physical work amid a tranquil farm-and-forest setting." 

 Summer-in-the-pasture at Spring Lake Ranch To read the complete article, which succintly describes the history of Spring Lake Ranch, its mission and respect for the land, see: 'Conserving lands, healing people'