There’s an urgent need for increased land conservation to address critical challenges facing our society. Land is the answer.
Local actions can have global impacts when people come together to support land trusts. Join a growing movement that’s working to ensure everyone has access to natural places.
Provide land conservation at home and across the country with year-round support! Your recurring monthly donation as a Steward of the Land donor empowers the Alliance to make our next 40 years and beyond as transformational as the last.
The mission of Shirley Heinze Land Trust is to preserve and restore natural lands and waters in northwestern Indiana, and to engage people in nature and conservation.
2,533 acres owned139 acres under easement47 acres acquired and reconveyed
Land trusts with public trails for guided or individual hikes, walks, biking and more.
Land trusts that welcome visitors for activities such as walking, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, birding and more.
Land trusts with volunteer opportunities, such as trail maintenance, clean ups, administrative duties, giving tours and more.
Land trusts that protect farms and ranches to ensure sustainable food and secure agricultural ways of life.
Land trusts that protect forested lands for habitat preservation, sequestering carbon, sustainable timber, conserving wilderness and more.
Land trusts that protect habitat for plants and animals, such as wildlife corridors, breeding grounds and habitats for endangered species.
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.