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Why Conserve Your Land?

Across America, thousands of people are determined to conserve the places they value. Landowners have a deep connection to their land and know the gifts undeveloped properties provide their communities: clean air and water, fresh food, wildlife habitat, and sheer scenic beauty.

All-too-often these special places disappear forever because of development. Every day, over 5,000 acres of land are developed in the U.S.

Many landowners are taking a stand to safeguard the places they love— productive farms, ranchland, forests, wetlands, coastlines— for their family and for future generations.

If you’re a landowner looking to preserve your property, learn more today.

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Take the next step to conserve your land

  • Find a Land Trust
  • Expert Link- legal and financial advisors can help you determine your best conservation options
  • Read the publications offered by the Alliance, which cover a wide variety of conservation topics and resources




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Conservation Map

A new wall map from the National Geographic Society and NatureServe illustrates some of America's greatest natural places and how they are being protected.

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