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LAND CONSERVATION

Land Conservation Library

Land conservation documents relevant to Virginia are listed below.

For more generic land conservation publications see:

Bibliography of land conservation reports and publications

Chesapeake Bay Commission and the Trust for Public Land, February 2001, Keeping Our Commitment; Preserving Land in the Chesapeake Watershed, Annapolis, Md. (http://www.chesbay.state.va.us/publicationsmain.htm)

Foreman, J. Michael, 2000, Virginia Forest Legacy Program, Assessment of Need, Virginia Department of Forestry, Charlottesville, VA. (www.dof.state.va.us/resources/mgt-forest-legacy-00.pdf)

Johnson, Troy G., 1992, Forest Statistics for Virginia, 1992, Resource Bulletin SE-131, USDA-Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station, Asheville, N.C. (www.srs.fs.fed.us/pubs/abstract/viewpub.jsp?index=4)

Lindstrom, C. Timothy, Esq., A Simplified Guide to the Tax Benefits of Donating a Conservation Easement, Jackson, WY (tim@jklandtrust.org)

Liu, Rei and John A. Scrivani, 1997, Virginia Forest Land Assessment, Phase One Project Report, Virginia Department of Forestry, Charlottesville, VA. (www.dof.state.va.us/resinfo/forest-res-exec-summ.htm)

Piedmont Environmental Council, 2003, Sources of Funds for Conservation: A Handbook for Landowners and Non-Profit Organizations, Warrenton, VA. (www.pecva.org)

Piedmont Environmental Council, 2003, Virginia Conservation Tax Credit Information Packet, Warrenton, VA. (www.pecva.org)

Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation and Department of Forestry, with assistance from The Nature Conservancy of Virginia, Virginia Outdoors Foundation, and Chesapeake Bay Commission Virginia Office, April 17, 2002, Open-Space Preservation and Land Conservation in Virginia, to the Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates and Chairman of the House Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources, Richmond, VA. (Contact: David Dowling, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 E. Main St., 24th Floor, Richmond, VA 23219, (804) 786-2291, email david.dowling@dcr.virginia.gov)

Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, December 2001, Virginia State Park Planning Standards and Status, to the Governor and the General Assembly of Virginia, Richmond, VA. (Contact: John Davy, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 E. Main St., 24th Floor., Richmond, VA. 23219, (804) 786-1119.)

Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, December 2000, Natural Area Preserve Management Guidelines, Richmond, VA. (www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural_heritage/documents/napmgt.pdf)

Virginia Land Conservation Foundation and the Department of Conservation and Receation, January 2009, 2007 and 2008 Biennial Report of the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation (With Calendar Year 2007 Land Preservation Tax Credit Conservation Value Summary), click here (PDF) to download, submitted to the governor and Virginia General Assembly. (Contact: David Dowling, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 E. Main St., 24th Floor, Richmond, VA. 23219, (804) 786-2291, email david.dowling@dcr.virginia.gov).

Virginia Land Conservation Foundation and the Department of Conservation and Recreation, April 2001, 1999-2000 Biennial Report of the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation, to the Governor and The General Assembly of Virginia, Richmond, VA (Contact: David Dowling, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 E. Main St., 24th Floor, Richmond, VA. 23219, (804) 786-2291, email david.dowling@dcr.virginia.gov)

Virginia Land Conservation Foundation and the Department of Conservation and Recreation, December 2001, Annual Report of the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation, to the Chairman of the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committees, Richmond, VA. (Contact: David Dowling, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 E. Main St., 24th Floor, Richmond, VA. 23219, (804) 786-2291, david.dowling@dcr.virginia.gov)

Virginia Outdoors Foundation with the Department of Conservation and Recreation and Department of Historic Resources, September 2000, Conservation and Historic Easements in Virginia, to the Secretary of Natural Resources, the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, and the Co-Chairmen of the House Appropriations Committee, Richmond, VA. (Contact: David Dowling, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 E. Main St., 24th Floor, Richmond, VA. 23219, (804) 786-2291, david.dowling@dcr.virginia.gov)