The Texas Agricultural Land Trust’s Land Conservation Internship offers hands-on, practical experience for recent college graduates or post-graduates who demonstrate a passion for TALT’s mission to conserve the Texas heritage of agricultural lands, and the native wildlife habitat and natural…
Congratulations to TALT Board Member, Robert Potts and the Dixon Water Foundation. This award is given in honor of renowned conservationist Aldo Leopold, and conferred each year by Sand County Foundation, a nonprofit organization devoted to private land conservation, in partnership with the…
What Others Are Saying
Texas is losing agricultural land faster than any other state in the nation. The size of Texas disguises the urgency of the problem because it seems like we’ve got a lot of land. But if this trend continues, we could wake up one day and see that it has gone too far. What will we do then?
The woman who was the ranch’s second owner had witnessed the impact of oil and gas development on the land of her childhood and she never forgot the changes that development brought. It was her wish that this ranch would stay the way it was – and we wanted the same thing. We enacted the conservation easement to keep it as open space forever.