Helping Landowners Conserve the Special Places They Love - Resources First Foundation

Between 2002 and 2007, almost 7.5 million acres of land were converted to developed uses - about 1.5 million acres per year. - 2007 Natural Resources Inventory Report

Helping Landowners Conserve the Special Places They Love - Resources First Foundation

Support for Landowners

Why private landowners need to be concerned about conservation: “…we are losing family farms, forests and ranches to a rising tide of sprawl and development driven by population growth, relentless market forces and a confiscatory inheritance tax….Our traditional approaches to conservation are not likely to tame the effects of current growth and development trends.” Amos Eno, president and founder of Resources First Foundation
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Keep Working Lands Working

The blog by President Amos Eno and guest writers features short, newsworthy, inspirational articles with links to innovative programs, organizations and news you can use.
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Private Landowner Network

A nationwide directory of more than 25,000 conservation resources including articles, links to legal expertise, funding resources, government agencies, nonprofits, and providers of conservation services and products. PLN provides a simple, direct and effective way for landowners to navigate the complex choices of good land stewardship and conservation. To access PLN and associated sites and tools,
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