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Practice 11F: Approvals and Permitted Rights

Posted 2018 Reviewed May 21, 2018
Land Trust Alliance
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This guidance covers Practice 11F, which has three elements:

  1. Respond to landowner required notices or requests for interpretation or approvals in a timely and consistent manner, as specified in the conservation easement deed or in a written procedure.

  2. Establish written procedures to guide the land trust’s decision-making if using discretionary approvals or if conservation easement deeds contain such clauses

  3. ⬤ Maintain a permanent record of all notices, approvals, denials, interpretations and the exercise of any significant permitted rights

Accreditation indicator element | ■ Terrafirma enrollment prerequisite | ▲ Required for both