The nationally recognized Land Trust Alliance has established Standards and Practices: Ethical and Technical Guidelines for Responsible Operation of a Land Trust (revised 2017) for the responsible operation of a land trust. The Buffalo Niagara River Land Trust has adopted the Land Trust Alliances twelve standard practices to guide its operations.
Land Trust Alliance Standards Standard 1: Ethics, Mission and Community Engagement Standard 2: Compliance with Laws Standard 3: Board Accountability Standard 4: Conflict of Interest Standard 5: Fundraising Standard 6: Financial Oversight Standard 7: Human Resources Standard 8: Evaluating and Selecting Conservation Projects Standard 9: Ensuring Sound Transactions Standard 10: Tax Benefits and Appraisals Standard 11: Conservation Easement Stewardship Standard 12: Fee Land Stewardship
Buffalo Niagara River Land Trust By-laws
Thank you for your interest in the Niagara River Land Trust. Below you will find a copy of our By Laws.