Columbia Land Conservancy

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Entity Information

Address 
49 Main Street, Chatham, NY 12037
Phone Number 
(518) 392-5252 Ext. 225
Type of Entity 
Land trust
Year Created 
1986
State(s) of Operation 
New York
Counties of Operation 
Columbia
Primary Resource Type Protected 
Farm/ranch land
Types of Resources Protected 
Farm/ranch land
Important natural areas/wildlife habitat
Open space
Recreation land
Water resources including wetlands
Working forest land
Board / Staff Connection to Agriculture 
Active commercial farmer or rancher
Agricultural organization
Former farmer or rancher
Relative of farmer or rancher

Federal Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program (FRPP) Participation

December 31, 2016

Additional Activities and Programs

Other Activities / Programs Offered That Support Farmers and/or Ranchers 
Assist with farm succession planning and farm transfer
Deliver public education programs about agriculture
Encourage local planning for agriculture
Help producers find land
Lease land to farmers or ranchers
Maintain a list of farm seekers and/or farms for sale
Provide business planning assistance
Support implementation of conservation plans
Activities Planned for the Next 5 Years 
Accept donated easements on farms and/or ranches
Buy easements on farms and/or ranches
Buy farms and/or ranches in fee
Help farmers and/or ranchers gain access to land
Lease land to farmers and/or ranchers
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