Community-college science professor and bird-watcher, Malinda Chapman, in the Adirondacks of New York.
Hands holding a plant: Community-college science professor and bird-watcher, Malinda Chapman, in the Adirondacks of New York. © Ian Shive

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The Legacy Club

Your Legacy for Nature

As a Legacy Club member, you have made a lasting commitment that will help protect the lands and waters you love for generations to come. Thank you.

Colorful houses line the beach on Saona Island, Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic.
Dominican Republic Colorful houses line the beach on Saona Island, Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic. © Connie Gelb/TNC

What inspired you to become a Legacy Club member?

Grand Bay National Wildlife Refuge
Grand Bay National Wildlife Refuge Grand Bay National Wildlife Refuge © Hunter Nichols

I could not live in a world where there are no wild places or wildlife. I am compelled to make sure that those places are protected for everyone alive today and for all future generations.

Legacy Club Member