Frequently Asked Questions

What is a conservation easement?

What are the benefits of a conservation easement?

How does a conservation easement restrict use of the land?

Once a CE is placed, can the property can be sold or transferred?

Is public access a requirement of a conservation easement?

Can a conservation easement reduce my income taxes?

Can a conservation easement help with estate planning?

Are conservation easements permanent?

How do I put a conservation easement on my land?

What is the role of the Conservancy?

Do I need to make a stewardship contribution?

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