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When everybody wins

Source: 
Land Trust Alliance
Author: 
Lorri Barrett

Defending conservation can be good for everyone involved. When LG Electronics agreed to lower the height of its proposed new American headquarters along the Hudson River for “a greater good,” conservation groups in Palisades, New York agreed to settle their lawsuit and join forces with LG to assist in moving the project forward quickly.  

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Partnering with Next- Generation Farmers

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2015
Author: 
David Harper

Learn how land trusts can take additional steps, beyond preserving farmland, to actively help next-gen farmers create a secure, abundant food system in the communities we serve.

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Where Land and Water Meet: Emerging Partnerships in the West Address Water Conservation Issues

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2012
Author: 
Sarah Bates

The western United States is defined by water — or, more accurately, by its scarcity.

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Durable Collaborations: Strengthening Land Conservation through Lasting Partnerships

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2013
Author: 
Dale Bonar and Jim Morris

Durable collaborations are robust, mutually beneficial and long-lived approaches to achieving conservation success that enable groups to leverage their combined efforts.

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Large Landscapes in Focus: A New Generation of Conservation Initiatives

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2013
Author: 
James N. Levitt

Large-landscape conservation initiatives are thriving in the early 21st century at a scale and scope that would have been out of the reach or imagination of most conservationists active in the post- World War II era. Given the exceptional budgetary limitations of our day and the pace of human development across the globe, how is it possible that such ambitious, complex and just plain big efforts come to fruition?

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Durable Collaborations: Paths to Implementation

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2013
Author: 
Dale Bonar and Jim Morris

Review the recommended implementation steps to various collaboration options and provide examples of the paths and resulting experiences of land trusts that have entered into durable collaborations.