Public Comment Period Open

Public Comment Period Open

The Commission Wants to Hear From You!

As an accredited land trust with the Land Trust Alliance, we are please to announce we are applying for the renewal of our accreditation. We consider it a priority to fulfill the highest national standards for excellence and conservation permanence. Accredited land trusts must demonstrate fiscal accountability, strong organizational leadership, sound transactions and lasting stewardship of the lands they conserve.

The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, conducts an extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs. This includes public comment.

The Commission invites public input and accepts signed, written comments on pending applications. Comments must relate to how La Plata Open Space Conservancy complies with national quality standards. These standards address the ethical and technical operation of a land trust. For the full list of standards see

To learn more about the accreditation program and to submit a comment, visit, or email your comment to Comments may also be faxed or mailed to the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, Attn: Public Comments: (fax) 518-587-3183; (mail) 36 Phila Street, Suite 2, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

Comments on La Plata Open Space Conservancy’s application will be most useful by March 21, 2021.