Robert Schwartz

Robert Schwartz is senior government relations manager for the Land Trust Alliance.
  • Why federal funding for conservation matters

    By Robert Schwartz April 15, 2021

    Saving the places people need and love requires more than hard work. It also requires funding. Just as it took the Chicago Bulls the winning combination of Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen to bring home six NBA championships, land trusts need both funding and hard work to get conservation done. And you can play a helpful role.

  • Another win for conservation

    By Robert Schwartz November 18, 2020

    On the heels of Congress passing the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the conservation community has achieved another legislative victory with enactment of the America's Conservation Enhancement Act.