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If you're an Alliance-member land trust looking for help or advice, Judy Anderson and Anne Murphy, two noted experts in the land conservation field, are available to answer your questions. Ask an Expert is a free service offered to all Alliance-member land trusts on The Learning Center website.  Log onto and click on "Ask an Expert" to post your question today.


The LANDTRUST Listserv is an electronic mailing list of individuals interested in land trust issues. It is a public forum, open to anyone with a valid email address.

Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the LANDTRUST listserv

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An email message with a confirmation code will be sent to the address you specify. Simply wait for this message to arrive, then follow the instructions to confirm the operation.

How to Post to the LANDTRUST listserv:

To send a message to all the subscribers to the LANDTRUST listserv, send your email to (Note that this address is not case-sensitive.) You should never send listserv commands or unsubscribe requests to that address, as they would be distributed to all the people who have subscribed. See the instructions above on how to unsubscribe or use the contact info below if you need assistance.

Manage your subscription options:

To change your subscription settings, send an email to with one of the following commands:

UNSubscribe landtrust-L                 * To be removed from the list

SET landtrust-L  NOMAIL             * To suspend receiving messages from landtrust-L
SET landtrust-L  MAIL                  * To return reception in normal mode

SET landtrust-L  DIGEST              * To set message reception to compilation mode
SET landtrust-L  DIGESTPLAIN     * To set message reception in compilation mode, sent as a plain text email

SET landtrust-L  SUMMARY          * To receive the message index only
SET landtrust-L  NOTICE              * To receive the message subject only

Land Trust Alliance thanks Tom Zeller at Indiana University, who started and has continued to maintain the LANDTRUST listserv. Please send any comments or questions to: Katie Chang, Information Services Manager, at Questions or problems can also be sent to

Urban Land Trust Listserv

Land Trust Alliance Members with urban focus announce listserv! Join this new listserv to discuss the issues facing urban land trusts, a conversation that started at the 2005 National Land Conservation Conference.

Why Join?

  • Discuss the issues facing urban land trusts
  • Get help and advice from others facing similar urban issues
  • Join a support network for sharing the successes and challenges of working with boards, government agencies and communities that can be different than those of a more traditional land trust.

Subscribe to the Urban Land Trust Listserv

Subscribe Today! You will receive an e-mail requesting a confirmation. You must click on the URL in the message. This will take you to a web page where you confirm your subscription request.

Unsubscribe from the Urban Land Trust List Serve

Go to: and look for the option near the bottom of the page to unsubscribe or edit your list preferences. Follow the instructions found there.

Send a message to all subscribers

Send your e-mail to (You can only send messages if you are subscribed.) You can go to to subscribe, unsubscribe, and change your preferences. Questions or problems can be sent to

E-mail Archive

Messages from the LANDTRUST listserv are archived on the digital library on The Learning Center.  Subject lines of LANDTRUST listserv postings begin with [LT].

People with access to the digital library (staff and board of Land Trust Alliance Members and Partners) can go to The Learning Center and click on "Library" in the navigation bar at the top of the page, and then click on "Email Archives."

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