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Do you know someone who would make an excellent climate change program manager? Is there someone in your network who would excel at being a foundation and corporate relations manager?

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Photo by DJ Glisson, II/Firefly Imageworks
January 13, 2017
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Ruminating on the IRS tax shelter notice

The IRS notice is good news for land trusts and all who care about land conservation.

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The Internal Revenue Service Building in Washington, D.C. / Photo by DJ Glisson, II/Firefly Imageworks
January 12, 2017
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Winning big

What do mountain unicycling, bird photography and river snorkeling have in common?

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Stephen Ramirez, winner of the inaurgural LandIsMy.org video contest, flies a drone / Photo courtesy of Ashley Lovell
January 11, 2017
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New model land and water initiative launches

The Land Trust Alliance recently launched the Chesapeake Bay Land and Water Initiative (the Initiative) in partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Funders Network to deploy an integrated and innovative approach to permanent land protection, stewardship, co

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Sunset at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Maryland / ISTOCKPHOTO.COM/Yvonne Navalaney
January 09, 2017
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Along came a spider

"While some scientists are exploring outer space, it's amazing to think that we're still discovering new things on Earth, like new species of spiders right here in Central Indiana," Cliff Chapman, executive director of the accredited Central Indiana Lan

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Glacier's End Nature Preserve in Indiana / Photo by Dick Miller
January 04, 2017
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An important first step

The IRS took today the important, anticipated step of making conservation easement tax shelters a "listed transaction."

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http://www.123rf.com/Kevin Grant
December 23, 2016
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Advocates for the land

Public policy can be complex. But U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson of Pennsylvania knows the bottom line.

December 22, 2016
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Breaking barriers

Arizona Land & Water Trust has grown the conservation community, breaking barriers and forging new alliances across the state. Even with people who describe themselves as hard-headed cowboys.

December 19, 2016
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Fellowship follows fire

As the Hunterdon Land Trust prepared to celebrate its 20th anniversary, a small fire broke out Aug. 12 at our historic Dvoor Farm House headquarters.

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Firefighters respond Aug. 12, 2016, to the historic Dvoor Farm House headquarters of New Jersey's Hunterdon Land Trust / Photo courtesy of Nilo Hodge
December 15, 2016
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We're hiring!

Do you believe in the value of open spaces? Are you an excellent team player? Can you help us help 1,000 land trusts?

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Photo by DJ Glisson, II/Firefly Imageworks
December 14, 2016
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