Mission: To work with landowners to help them protect their land, primarily through conservation easements
Programs: Army compatible use buffer (acub) program: working with the department of defense in ft. Stewart, ga, the land trust focuses on acquiring land through in-fee purchases and conservation easements around the base in order to preserve and to buffer the fort from civilian populatuion. Stewardship program: 3 full time staff members and several contractors work to protect conservation values of our easements on over 250,000 acres of landprotection program: working with land owners in our coverage area to educate on the purpose of conservation easements and to expand protected land for future and present generations.
Georgia-Alabama Land Trust is an accredited land trust. Accreditation means Georgia-Alabama Land Trust meets national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Georgia-Alabama Land Trust has demonstrated to the Land Trust Accreditation Commission its commitment to excellence. Accredited land trusts meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. These land trusts demonstrate their commitment to excellence by adopting Land Trust Standards and Practices, the ethical and technical guidelines for the responsible operation of a land trust, and meeting the accreditation requirements drawn from them. Learn More: http://www.landtrustaccreditation.org/about.