COLEBROOK — The importance of land preservation was the main topic at a presentation given by members of the Colebrook Land Conservancy at Town Hall on Friday, Sept. 14.

The presentation was sponsored by the Colebrook Historical Society as part of its Friday Night Gatherings series.

The Conservancy was started in 1986 and has 200 members.

“Our motto is ‘in land we trust,’” Conservancy trustee Kerry Jassen said in an interview before the presentation. “In Colebrook, it’s important to try to maintain the land of the community...