Elkhart County Land Trusts
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy is one of the leading global conservation organizations, working to create a world where people and nature can thrive. Since 1959, The Nature Conservancy in Indiana has helped to protect more than 100,000 acres of forests, wetlands, prairies, lakes and streams and maintains more than 70 nature preserves across the state.
ACRES Land Trust
Founded in 1960, ACRES Land Trust is Indiana’s oldest land trust and is dedicated to owning and protecting natural and working lands, inspiring people to value, appreciate and support these places for the benefit of all – today and forever. Thanks to member and volunteer support, the group offers trail systems for public enjoyment at many of its preserves.
Wood Land Lakes Land Trust
Wood-Land Lakes RC & D is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, established in 1994 to address natural resource needs in northeast Indiana. WLL’s farmland conservation easement program is open to serving all of northern Indiana, currently protecting over 11,000 acres in 11 counties.