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A New Way of Thinking

Source: 
Land Trust Alliance
Author: 
Elisabeth Ptak

Clydesdales, carrots, birdwatching and bracelet-making became part of the working lexicon at Kaniksu Land Trust in Sandpoint, Idaho, early in 2015 when, spurred by an Excellence Grant from the Land Trust Alliance, the staff began to explore the idea of community conservation.

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The Regional Conservation Partnership Program: What's in It for Land Trusts?

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2016
Author: 
Bryan David

It’s not often that land trusts, such as the accredited Gallatin Valley Land Trust in Montana, are able to find new sources of funding for conservation projects already in the pipeline. But early last year Congress passed what ultimately would be one of its few major bipartisan achievements: the 2014 Farm Bill.

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Growing Good Leaders

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2016
Author: 
Edith Pepper Goltra

The Land Trust Leadership Program cultivates strong leaders and innovative change.

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For the Win

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2016
Author: 
Madeline Bodin

Working together, land trusts and parks and recreation agencies can multiply the benefits they offer their communities, creating a clear win for the home team.