Building environmental markets for capital

Today about $52 billion is available annually for conservation management of working lands globally. Unfortunately, that's a fraction of the estimated $300-$400 billion needed for stewardship of the natural resources of those lands.

June 19, 2017
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Funding conservation in November

Entrepreneurial land trusts are always exploring new and effective sources of funding for their widely varied conservation projects.

September 09, 2016
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A cleaner and healthier New York

What does it take to develop a strong, inclusive network of conservation organizations? And what role should public funds play in building land trust capacity? In New York, we’re celebrating a successful collaboration with the state Department of Environmental Conservation that answers those questions.

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Andy Zepp, executive director of Finger Lakes Land Trust, listens to New York Department of Environmental Conservation Acting Commissionerto Basil Seggos during the 2016 grant announcement / Photo courtesy of DEC
April 20, 2016
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What we do together

The Land Trust Alliance yesterday announced the completion of its first campaign, which raised $40.1 million in new funds. The total is more than $5 million above the campaign goal.

February 05, 2016
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A wonderful thing to celebrate

The Land Trust Alliance today announced the completion of its first campaign, which raised $40.1 million in new funds. The total is more than $5 million above the campaign goal.

February 04, 2016
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Return on investment: $600 billion

A new study adds up the economic benefits of visits to protected areas worldwide — and they’re pretty hefty.

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FreeImages.com/T. Al Nakib
January 27, 2016
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