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We did it!

We did it!

After just a day and a half, the voting for REI’s Trails Campaign has ended, and the Violet Crown Trail has placed third in the nation with 14,843 votes, granting the trail nearly $75,000!

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Hill Country Nights IX

Hill Country Nights IX

Tickets are now on sale for the conservation party of the year. Join us for a wonderful evening featuring a Salt Lick feast and delicious drinks courtesy of some amazing event sponsors.  Guests will also enjoy live music by La Tampiquena, our famous photo booth, and more!

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‘Shades of Green’ Luncheon Reflects on Diversity

‘Shades of Green’ Luncheon Reflects on Diversity

After weeks of collaboration and planning with environmental experts in Austin, HCC is excited to announce our Fall Lunch and Learn on diversity in Austin’s environmental community, which will take place on Monday, August 10th at Green Pastures.

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Enjoy Some Summer Fun with EPIC

Enjoy Some Summer Fun with EPIC

HCC’s Emerging Professionals in Conservation (EPIC) has some exciting events coming up. Explore the outdoors or learn more about Austin’s conservation community!

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Ruby Ranch – A Conservation Success!

Ruby Ranch – A Conservation Success!

Our latest conservation easement project is a monumental one! The permanent conservation of the 747-acre Ruby Ranch, a historical property in Hays County, is the final piece of the puzzle that will result in over 10,000 acres of contiguous open space.

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Continue to celebrate Earth Day with us!

Continue to celebrate Earth Day with us!

A special thank you to the businesses that donated 5% of their sales on Earth Day and everyone who supported us by visiting these businesses! Continue celebrating Mother Earth with us by joining us on a nature hike, grabbing a tearpad coupon at HEB, or becoming a member!

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Be the Hill Country!

Open Space is worth a great deal to our thriving community. Read inspiring stories about what conservation is worth to Mayor Lee Leffingwell, Hill Abel and Laura Agnew, Mayor Rose Cardona, Laurie Loew, and other members of our community, or tell your story here!

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Make a Donation

Land conservation projects are expensive, and we may not have a huge budget, but we’re efficient and we’re effective. Please consider a tax-deductible gift today to help Hill Country Conservancy protect open space and the Edwards Aquifer!

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