Laura Eklov

Laura Eklov is Midwest program manager at the Land Trust Alliance.
  • Targeted investments, big benefits

    By Laura Eklov October 19, 2021

    Part of the Land Trust Alliance’s immediate response to the pandemic was to help its members meet urgent and unprecedented challenges. And nearly 20 months later, that work continues. A recent case in point: We secured funding from The Carls Foundation to help seven Michigan land trusts address some of the more persistent effects of the pandemic.

  • Renewal in a land of 13 springs

    By Laura Eklov June 8, 2021

    Land trusts working in the Great Lakes basin understand that protecting fresh water means protecting the land. Here is one more way they are helping keep the Great Lakes great.

  • Saving Lake Superior ecosystems

    By Laura Eklov June 1, 2021

    Land trusts working in the Great Lakes basin understand that protecting fresh water means protecting the land.

  • Protecting a rare boreal forest

    By Laura Eklov May 25, 2021

    Land trusts working in the Great Lakes basin understand that protecting fresh water means protecting the land. Here are some of the ways they are helping keep the Great Lakes great.

  • Reinventing an urban river

    By Laura Eklov May 18, 2021

    Land trusts working in the Great Lakes basin understand that protecting fresh water means protecting the land. Here are some of the ways they are helping keep the Great Lakes great.

  • An urban wetland with big watershed impact

    By Laura Eklov May 11, 2021

    Land trusts working in the Great Lakes basin understand that protecting fresh water means protecting the land. Here are some of the ways they are helping keep the Great Lakes great.

  • Protecting the Great Lakes basin

    By Laura Eklov May 4, 2021

    Land trusts across the country are working diligently and creatively to protect water quality, quantity and equitable water access every day. Land trusts working in the Great Lakes basin are no exception, helping to protect one of the largest sources of fresh water on Earth. Covering 21% of the world’s surface fresh water, there’s a lot at stake.