Marin Agricultural Land Trust

Marin Agricultural Land Trust (MALT) was the first land trust in the United States to focus on farmland preservation. Founded in 1980 by a coalition of ranchers and environmentalists to preserve farmland in Marin County, California, MALT acquires agricultural conservation easements on farmland in voluntary transactions with landowners. MALT also encourages public policies that support and enhance agriculture. It is a model for agricultural land preservation efforts across the nation. MALT has so far permanently protected more than 46,000 acres of land.

Marin Agricultural Land Trust

Contact Marin Agricultural Land Trust

Jeff Stump
Director of Conservation
145 A St.
PO Box 809
Point Reyes Station, California  94956
Phone: (415)-663-1158
Fax: (415) 663-1099


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Marin County, California

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