Wheels are in Motion


East Cooper Land Trust presents new mapping app to Mayors Council on Land Conservation


Oakland Pipeline Segment of the East Cooper Trail Coming to Fruition


East Cooper Land Trust Applies to Land Trust Accreditation Commission


Shem Creek Print Benefits East Cooper Land Trust

Beautiful signed prints of "Shem Creek Sundown" donated by local artist Jennifer Smith Rogers for sale.

Next step for East Cooper bike trail is public support

Post and Courier article

Thornhill Farm Manager Selected


Seeking Thornhill Farms Manager

East Cooper Land Trust (ECLT) is very excited to announce that we are in process of finding a managing partner for Thornhill Farms in Charleston County near McC…

East Cooper Land Trust Participating in Lowcountry Giving Day

East Cooper Land Trust is participating in Lowcountry Giving Day 2015, a 24-hour online fundraising event sponsored by Coastal Community Foundation. Thanks to t…

Thornhill Farms Preserved Forever


RFP Invitation for Thornhill Farms

We are excited to announce we are in the final stages of acquiring Thornhill Farms in McClellanville and are issuing a Request for Proposals to organizations wh…

Community Gardens Being Planted on West Ashley Property

The first community garden plots on the ECLT's protected property in West Ashley are now being planted.

Girl Scouts Adopt Butterfly Garden

Kudos to Troop 314!

University School Helps in Butterfly Garden

Special thanks to the students at University School for their help with the Butterfly Garden!

Introducing the East Cooper Land Trust

We have unveiled our new name along with a refined scope and vision.

Big Announcement Coming


Spirit of Cooperation Award


Meet Our New Executive Director


A Message from Executive Director John Girault


Alhambra Garden Club Support

We want to thank the Alhambra Garden Club of Mt Pleasant for supporting tree pruning along the Marsh View Trail.

Many Hands Make Light Work

The Alhambra Garden Club and Girl Scout Troop 394 teamed up on December 1st to beautify the Butterfly Garden.

2012 Paddle 'n Party

The 3rd Annual Paddle 'n Party on Shem Creek was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who participated.

Nature Adventures Outfitters Supports MPLC

Nature Adventures Outfitters raised $1,250 for land conservation on Oct. 6th.

Sullivan's Island Conservation Crawl

The Town of Sullivan's Island celebrated the recent protection of two marsh front properties.

Boy Scouts Build Trail Shelter

Boy Scout Troop 40 built a shade structure at the end of the Marsh View Trail.

Whole Foods Market Donation

Thank you Whole Foods Market for generously donating $4,350!

Sullivan's Island Marsh View Preserved

Two lots on the marsh side of Sullivan's Island have been permanently protected.