Conanicut Island Land Trustupdated: September 2008

The Conanicut Island Land Trust was formed in 1984 and is incorporated as a private, not-for-profit, tax exempt organization under Rhode Island law. Conanicut Island Land Trust is recognized as a 501(c)(3) qualified non profit organization under the Federal tax code. The purpose of the Land Trust, as stated in the articles of incorporation, is to promote for the benefit of the general public the preservation of natural resources principally in, but not limited to, the Town of Jamestown . . . To engage in and promote the scientific study of and education regarding natural resources . . . to use all properties held or controlled by the corporation for the benefit of the general public

The Conanicut Island Land Trust is dedicated to preserving the island's natural resources and open spaces for the benefit of the entire community. To achieve these goals, the Land Trust accepts gifts, usually of land, conservation easements, or development rights from individuals who wish to see their land preserved. In granting developments rights to the Trust, the property owners can donate outright or retain possession of the land while ensuring that their conservation goals are being met in perpetuity. The Land Trust also accepts other tax deductible donations, which can be used to advance its programs or for outright purchases of land parcels for preservation

Contact Conanicut Island Land Trust

Quentin Anthony
P.O. Box 106
Jamestown, Rhode Island  02835
Phone: 401.847.1008


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Rhode Island

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