Mission: To preserve ranch land and natural resources in central idaho.
Programs: In 2017, lemhi regional land trust acquired one additional property totalling one acre located in salmon to provide a permanent home for the salmon school garden project, in addition to the two parcels located in custer county totalling 556 acres that are open to the public. Lrlt also holds a total of 13 conservation easements totalling 13,553 acres in lemhi and custer counties. In addition to our land protection work, lrlt implemented two large scale stream bank restoration projects, one on the lemhi river and one on big springs creek on a conserved property, hosted one community event and worked with twenty landowners interested in securing a conservation easement.
Lemhi Regional Land Trust is an accredited land trust. Accreditation means Lemhi Regional Land Trust meets national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Lemhi Regional 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.