Conservation Options for Landowners

Each land protection arrangement between a land trust and land owner is unique, combining the goals of landowers, the mission of the land trust and the special features of the land protected.  We describe here some of the ways land trusts work with people to protect Wisconsin's special places. Photo courtesy of Jessica Bolwahn.

Conservation Easements

Conservation easements allow landowners to retain ownership and use of their land while effecting permanent protection of the conservation values on the property.

Other Conservation Options

Land trusts work with families and landowners in many ways: here's a brief description of some conservation options.

Management Assistance

Some useful links for landowners interested in restoration and stewardship of the resources on their property.

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