Nature Conservancy was formed in 1951 by a group of scientists who wanted to
protect nature—not just study it. Since then the Conservancy has saved great
places in all 50 states and more than 30 countries—more than 120 million acres.
On the anniversary of the organization’s 60th year, we pause to celebrate some of our conservation milestones. What moment in the Conservancy’s history stands out for you? Share your favorite stories of success—at home and abroad—below.