Land Trust Alliance
- Policy Update
Apply for Farm Bill Funding Now
The Farm Bill, signed into law by President Obama on February 7, provides more than $1 billion for conservation, exceeding all other federal sources of conservation funding. Learn what you can do to access Farm Bill programs.
The President and House Republicans Agree on Making the Enhanced Incentive Permanent
Both President Obama and House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp recently proposed to make permanent the enhanced incentive for conservation easement donations, which expired at the end of December. The endorsement of the incentive as good tax policy by both will help increase support on both sides of the aisle for a permanent incentive.
- Updates for Land Trusts
Free Risk Management Resources
Alliance member land trusts have a free Affiliate membership with the Nonprofit Risk Management Center. Get the resources to better understand and plan for events that could cause significant harm – or unprecedented benefit – to your land trust’s mission.
Spring Saving Land Now Online
What do art, carbon offsets and volunteers have in common? They’re article subjects in the new Saving Land!