PALTA Urges Congress to Renew Land & Water Conservation Fund

PALTA also advocated for renewal of the Land and Water Conservation Fund, which was renewed in December by Congress. Below is a PALTA opinion piece regarding LWCF published by Pennsylvania media outlets: Senators and Representatives should not leave Washington without renewing a modest program that helps preserve our nation’s natural resources and cultural heritage. For […]

Congress Passes Permanent Conservation Easement Tax Incentive

The Pennsylvania Land Trust Association joins the Land Trust Alliance in praising Congress for voting to make permanent a tax incentive supporting land conservation. In a strong bipartisan action, the House voted 318-109 and the Senate voted 65-33 to pass the bills that included the tax incentive. Farmers, ranchers, the public and generations of future […]