A meeting of the Board of Directors of the Natural Heritage Trust ("NHT") has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 2:00 pm. The Board meeting will be held on the 20th Floor of Agency Building #1 at the Empire State Plaza.
The Natural Heritage Trust (NHT) is a not-for-profit public benefit corporation of the State of New York and is recognized as a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the federal Internal Revenue Code. The NHT accepts and manages private funds, gifts, and grants for developing, improving, and/or maintaining public programs in conservation, recreation, historic preservation and community improvement in New York State.
The NHT, through its fundraising efforts, has helped to preserve open space, parklands and historic sites and assisted with local, regional, and statewide conservation and quality community initiatives as part of its affiliation with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the Departments of State and Environmental Conservation.