SMHT Color Logo 115x180px About SMHT

Our Mission

Southern Madison Heritage Trust works to conserve, for public benefit, natural resources in and around the townships of Brookfield, Eaton, Georgetown, Hamilton, Lebanon, and Madison in Madison County, NY.

We strive to protect land, conserve prime soils, working farms,water, unique habitats, scenic landscapes, recreational sites, and historic features through stewardship, public education, and support of practices that advance natural resource conservation.

For more about the SMHT, check our current and past Newsletters  PDF icon
 or where Madison County is in New York State icon camera
or Look back at our history.

If you are interested in conservation and would like to help with our mission, please come to one of our board meetings and talk to us.  We are always interested in meeting people of like mind and can offer volunteer opportunities and participation with or on the board.

Board of Directors

Harvey L. Kliman, Ph.D. President, Web Master

Mike Loranty

Greg Owens, Vice President

John Novak

Debbie Kliman, Secretary

Thomas Parish

Deede van der Mandele, Treasurer

Adam Schoonmaker

Laura Caughlan

Carolyn Todd

Harmon Hoff


SMHT By-Laws  PDF icon

Web Master Email

Southern Madison Heritage Trust
P.O. Box 117 - Hamilton, NY 13346

Banner photo by John Hubbard