Trust for Public Land

The Trust for Public Land (TPL) is a national, nonprofit, land conservation organization that conserves land for people to enjoy as parks, community gardens, historic sites, rural lands, and other natural places, ensuring livable communities for generations to come.

Contact Trust for Public Land

1007 E Main
Suite 300
Bozeman, Montana  59715
Phone: (406) 522-7450


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Idaho
  • Montana
  • Wyoming

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Related Success Stories for Trust for Public Land

Appalachian Mountain Club Maine Woods Initiative
The AMC's Maine Woods Initiative is a strategy for land conservation that integrates habitat protection, recreation, education, and sustainable forestry in the 100-Mile Wilderness region of Maine.

Buffalo Bayou
The Trust for Public Land is a partner in a program of land protection and park development along Buffalo Bayou in Houston.

Chouteau Island Implementation
The Chouteau Island Implementation effort will convert a 5,500 acre island-complex, outside of St. Louis, Mo., into a passive recreational complex with extensive floodplain habitat restoration.

Confluence: A Conservation, Heritage & Recreation Corridor
Reconnecting people to region’s Great Rivers through a system of multi-use trails, recreation facilities, historic sites, visitor education centers, public art & interpretation.

Connecticut Lakes Headwaters Partnership
In northern New Hampshire 171,000 acres of forestland were purchased to enhance recreational opportunities and benefit the local economy through sustainable forestry.

Creating Recreation Outlets through Land Revitalization Efforts
The City of Providence has redeveloped a number of former Brownfields sites into greenspace and bike paths, using federal and state funding, including U.S. EPA Brownfields Resources.

Dakota County Minnesota Farmland and Natural Areas Program
This voluntary program seeks to protect 5,000-10,000 acres of priority Dakota County farmlands and natural areas over the next 10 years.

Detroit River Conservation Partnerships
A community comes together to address heavily polluted river corridors, while restoring wildlife habitat and preserving recreational uses.

Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve
The community of Coupeville, WA, and the National Park Service manage Ebey’s Landing for historic, agricultural, and open space conservation.

Katahdin Iron Works
The purchase of a conservation easement on a 37,000 acre property east of Moosehead Lake in Maine.

Keizer Rapids Regional Community Park
The Keizer Rapids Park demonstrates how the Willamette American Heritage Rivers Initiative works with local partners to provide leverage for projects and build community capacity.

Nicatous Lake Project
Conserving, in perpetuity, economic, ecological, and recreational values to ensure ongoing benefits of sustainable forestry, water quality, wildlife, and recreational pursuits.

O'ahu Conservation Partnership
The O’ahu Conservation Partnership is a consortium of agencies and conservation groups seeking to protect and restore natural and open spaces.

The Trust for Public Land is working on two projects along the lakefront of Lake Erie in Ohio: East Sandusky Bay and Mentor Marsh.

St. Joe
The Trust for Public Land is involved in a significant project to acquire conservation easements on roughly 80,000 acres along the St. Joe River in northern Idaho.

Swan Valley
The Trust for Public Land is involved in a significant collaborative partnership to achieve landscape-scale conservation in the Swan River Valley of northwestern Montana.

Thirteen Mile Woods
Conservation of 5,316 acres in northern New Hampshire acquired for working forests land conservation and public recreation.

Thompson - Fisher
This project purchased a conservation easement to prevent subdivision and development on 142,000 acres of working forestland in the Thompson River and Fisher River valleys of northwestern Montana.

Trout Pond
The Trust for Public Land and its partners created a 2,660-acre community forest in Freedom, New Hampshire.

Wet Mountain Valley
The Trust for Public Land is involved in an initiative to acquire conservation easements in the Wet Mountain Valley in Colorado.