Why Donate Your Land:

Things to Consider


If you are a landowner looking to donate land for conservation to ALT, the following outline is being provided as a starting point in considering the many 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.

The options below are available through ALT:
  • Conservation restriction (easement)
  • Management agreement
  • Leased land

If you would like to receive compensation:

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

If you would like to continue living on the land:

  • Donation by will
  • Donation of remainder interest

If none of the above:

  • Outright donation (gift)