Conservation EasementsA conservation easement is a voluntary legal agreement between a landowner and a land trust or government agency that permanently limits uses of the land in order to protect its conservation values.
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Are you a landowner interested in learning more about conservation easements and their benefits? We’d love to hear from you.
We also work with a number of partner organizations. Let us know if you’d like to collaborate.
Support Ag ConservationOur work involves the support of our entire community. Your contribution has kept over 5500 acres in agriculture and wildlife habitat. A contribution today helps us educate landowners, the public, and regulatory entities about the value of conserving agricultural lands in the Middle Rio Grande.
STORIES FROM THE FIELD
The first two months of 2016 were productive ones for your Rio Grande Agricultural Land Trust (RGALT). Not only did RGALT wrap up the accreditation with the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, but the organization also finalized five new conservation easements with a sixth expected to close soon. Not a bad start to this new year.read more