Read over 30 landowners’ stories about different ways they protected their land for the future. Although the examples come from Massachusetts, the different tools and approaches they use apply to landowners in other states too.
Master Forest Owners are landowners trained by Cornell University to help you care for your woodlot. They visit landowners, walk the land with them, and share knowledge and experiences all without charge.
Before getting an easement, it’s a good idea to talk to other landowners who have them and learn from their experiences. If you don’t know someone locally with an easement, the links in this Activity will let you hear firsthand from easement landowners