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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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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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Advocating for Conservation Funding

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Fall 2015
Author: 
Sara Mason Ader

Local-national partnerships create wins at the ballot box.