Land Protection Resources

A Guide for TU Chapters: Working with Land Trusts
Everything you need to know about working with land trusts.  Basics of land trust operation, conservation easements and TU’s role in their creation, public angling access scenarios, technical support options, and communicating with landowner are covered.

A Guide for Land Trusts: Working with Trout Unlimited 
Give this guide to your local land trust to help them protect coldwater resources.  The guide covers leveraging funding with fisheries science, grant programs for transaction costs and restoration projects as well as easement drafting for coldwater issues.

Land Protection Project: Success Stories and Case Studies
This booklet gives short descriptions of successful land protection projects covering both eastern and western examples.

Additional web-based tools and resources


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