• Alliance Member
  • Accredited
  • Terrafirma Insured

The mission of the Center for Natural Lands Management is: To conserve native species, their habitat and functioning ecosystems in perpetuity; To own and/or manage lands in an ecologically beneficial manner consistent with local, state and federal environmental laws and with science-based stewardship; To promote the conservation values of such lands through education; To promote and facilitate uses of lands by the public that preserve the conservation values; and To cooperate with public and private entities in their efforts to protect native species and their habitats for the public benefit.

Land Protected



  • 1991

  • Yes

  • 63

  • 786

  • 8


Land trusts with public trails for guided or individual hikes, walks, biking and more.

Public Access

Land trusts that welcome visitors for activities such as walking, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, birding and more.

Volunteer Opportunities

Land trusts with volunteer opportunities, such as trail maintenance, clean ups, administrative duties, giving tours and more.

Conservation Priorities
Wildlife Habitat

Land trusts that protect habitat for plants and animals, such as wildlife corridors, breeding grounds and habitats for endangered species.

Land Trust Alliance

The Land Trust Alliance powers our nearly 1,000 member land trusts to permanently protect and conserve the land we need and love, ensuring it will be there for today and tomorrow.