Land Trust Alliance Update: Two Months to Save LWCF

Over the past five decades, the Land and Water Conservation Fund has infused over $16 billion of federal energy royalties into more than 41,000 conservation projects — from iconic national treasures to hometown parks and natural areas in nearly every county (link is external). But unless Congress acts, the LWCF will expire in two months! […]

PALTA Issues Letter in Support of Severance Tax

The Pennsylvania Land Trust Association, in a letter to Pennsylvania’s Senators and Representatives on June 16, 2015, communicated support for Governor Wolf’s severance tax proposal and “any other fair and reasonable proposal that dedicates a significant portion of the tax revenue to the conservation and restoration of Pennsylvania’s natural resources.” The text of the letter […]