Ways to Learn

Articles

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.

Articles

Growing Good Leaders

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

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

Articles

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.

Articles

The Source of All that Sustains Us

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Fall 2015
Author: 
Elisabeth Ptak

The author and wilderness advocate Wallace Stegner called national parks “The best idea we ever had. Absolutely American. Absolutely democratic. They reflect us at our best rather than at our worst.” Who could disagree?

Articles

All in the Family

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2015
Author: 
Kirsten Ferguson

In four families, a love of the land connects multiple generations of conservation advocates.

Success Story

Rid-All: Recreating the Canvas of Urban America

Author: 
Sheila McGrory-Klyza

Cleveland’s “Forgotten Triangle” was once an isolated, dangerous dumping ground. It was also the childhood home to three men who would leave to find success and later return to save it.