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Izaak Walton Preserve forms Conservation Committee to better maintain the preserve

One task for the recently formed Conservation Committee will be to help the preserve heal the 'path of destruction' caused by the installation of a new water line to serve the village. This view of the path was from April 13 tooking west from Ridge Road. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)

Izaak Walton Nature Preserve is increasing its focus on the land's ecology. The organization created a Conservation Committee earlier this year to bring more expertise to bear on the challenges of keeping the preserve healthy.

Izaak Walton president John Brinkman said he decided to form . . .

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