Ways to Learn

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Mergers: If You’re Ready, Here’s Some Help

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2018
Author: 
Christina Soto

Mergers have become more prevalent within the land trust community in recent years. A new publication from the Land Trust Alliance offers extensive guidance and real case studies.

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Election Year Opportunities

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Fall 2016
Author: 
Sean Robertson and Catherine Ward

Being a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization focused on protecting a community’s special places doesn’t mean a land trust has to stay silent while campaigns are going on.

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Addressing Heirs’ Property

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Fall 2016
Author: 
Danyelle O’Hara

The Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation and its partners provide services to Southern African American landowners to help them with title and keeping the land in the family.

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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.