TITLE

Little orphan easement?

AUTHOR(S)
Gilman, Sarah
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
High Country News;12/21/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 22, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the services offered by nonprofit land trust Animas Conservancy in the U.S. It states that the group was designed to preserve open space through conservation easements, providing landowners state and federal tax breaks in exchange for waiving some development rights. However, it indicates that conservation easements represent a massive public investment, and most people are expecting the land to be protected forever.
ACCESSION #
47249866

 

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