Art and Conservation | By Elisabeth Ptak
Many land trusts incorporate art in their land protection work—from fundraising to community engagement—so many that we had a hard time choosing which ones to cover in this article. Read why art is such a popular tool for inspiring people to protect land.
Legacy Land Conservancy in Michigan increases awareness and support of its mission through a juried art event.
Selling Carbon Offsets | By Elizabeth L. Wroblicka, Esq.
The burgeoning carbon offsets market for forest projects offers new funding opportunities for land trusts.
Read the full version of Elizabeth Wroblicka’s article, which includes a section on how to develop forest projects for registration.
A Southern land trust shares tips on how to create and nurture a highly successful volunteer program.
Stronger Than Ever
Healthy school lunches; housing for restoration workers in need; birding on protected lands and more
Art and the politics of saving land
One special tree unites a community
Transitioning to a governing board
The sense that “land trusts are all in it together” inspires the work of the Commission
You can launch a planned giving program
Publications on water and financial management; a website for woodland owners
A new Alliance communications director and board member; more stories linking art and conservation; Ear to the Ground
Meet Nancy Hamill Winter, a conservation hero honored for her volunteer service