Other Resources for Grant ApplicantsResources for Land Owners:
To find a land trust in your area, the Land Trust Alliance maintains a comprehensive list of land trusts in California. The Great Valley Center’s website has links to Central Valley land trusts.
Resources for Land Trusts and Easement Holders:
The American Farmland Trust’s California office works in conjunction with local land trusts. Their website also includes a number of studies on agricultural preservation in California.
The Land Trust Alliance
provides resources, training, and programs for land trusts across the country.
The California Council of Land Trusts
acts as a unified voice for more than 150 land trusts working in local communities throughout California. The Council works to build a strong, effective land trust community with the finanical and policy resources to protect California's landscapes.
Other Agricultural Conservation Easement Funding Sources:
The federal Farm & Ranch Lands Protection Program, funded through the 2002 Farm Bill, provides additional grant funding for agricultural conservation easements and frequently works in collaboration with the CFCP.