Land Trust of North Alabama is exempt from federal income taxation under Section 501(C)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Funding comes from our members, individuals, foundations, corporations, government agencies, and investments. With support from individuals who value the protection of land and water resources, the Land Trust has preserved thousands of acres connecting residents and visitors with North Alabama’s natural heritage.
Your donations save unique habitats, restore landscapes, protect our natural resources, and teach people of all ages about the importance of nature. Your support can make ALL the difference.
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Your contribution makes all of this possible!
- 9810 Acres preserved in 6 counties (Madison, Limestone, Jackson, Marshall, Dekalb, Colbert)
- At least 5 known endangered or threatened species protected
- 18 miles of creek and river frontage saved
- At least 31 known caves protected
- 15 working agriculture/grazing properties
- 127 named trails = 80+ miles with 24 trail entrances maintained
Land Trust Accreditation
Land Trust of North Alabama has achieved accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance. “The Land Trust of North Alabama’s accredited status demonstrates our commitment to permanent land conservation that benefits the entire community,” said Executive Director Marie Bostick.
Each accredited land trust submitted extensive documentation and underwent a rigorous review. “Through accreditation land trusts conduct important planning and make their operations more efficient and strategic,” said Commission Executive Director Tammara Van Ryn. “Accreditation provides the public with an assurance that, at the time of accreditation, land trusts meet high standards for quality and that the results of their conservation work are permanent.”
GuideStar – Silver Seal of Transparency
Land Trust of North Alabama has received the GuideStar Silver Seal of Transparency, demonstrating our deep commitment to nonprofit transparency and accountability. GuideStar provides information about nonprofits in an online database. This service helps verify that nonprofit organizations are established and responsible stewards of donor funds. The GuideStar report on the Land Trust of North Alabama is available to any interested individual who registers at GuideStar.org. The trust of our supporters is invaluable.