Land Preservation Options

If you are a landowner looking to preserve your land for conservation purposes with Aspetuck Land Trust, the following outline is being provided as a starting point to help you understand the various options available. There are other ways to donate not listed below. Consult your legal and financial advisors to find the best options for your personal needs.

If you would like to donate your land:
  • Conservation restriction (easement donation)
  • Outright donation (gift)
  • Management agreement
  • Leased land

If you would like to receive compensation:

  • Fair market value sale
  • Bargain sale
  • Conservation easement purchase

If you would like to continue living on the land:

  • Donation by will
  • Donation of remainder interest
  • Conservation easement (donation or purchase)