Land Trusts are private non-profit organizations chartered to acquire land and conservation easements on lands that provide significant environmental and scenic benefits. For more information on what land trusts do visit the Land Trust Alliance Website.

As of December 2002 there are over 25  Land Trusts and Conservancy groups in Indiana. Land Trusts are by-in-large "local" organizations. They focus their land protection efforts in designated geographical areas. The map below shows these service areas. More than one organization may serve an area.

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Acres Land Trust
2000 N Wells St.
Fort Wayne IN 46808
260-422-1004
acreslt@fwi.com
Blue Heron Ministries
Naton Simons
2955 W Orland Rd.
Angola IN 46703
260-833-4976
stuartbheron1@hotmail.com
Buffalo Trace Land Trust
P.O. Box 2
Mt St. Francis IN 47146
812-923-7696
Central Indiana Land Trust, Inc.
Marissa Codey
324 W Morris St.
Indianapolis IN 46225-1492
landtrust@cilti.org
www.cilti.org

Clark's Valley Land Trust
9608 Hwy 62
Charlestown IN 47111
812-256-2330
cvlt@clarkswcd.org

Clear Lake Township Land
Conservancy
Paul Federspiel
122 Outer Drive
Freemont IN 46737
www.clearlakeconservancy.org
David Dale Owen Land Trust
800 Adams Ave.
Evansville IN 47713
812-464-5663
ecoserve@aol.com

Glacial Ridge Historic Land Trust
P.O. Box 627
New Paris IN 46553-0627
574-831-6146
glacial@bnin.het

Indiana Karst Conservancy
Keith Dunlap
P.O. Box 2401
Indianapolis IN 46206-2401
317-882-5420     IKC@caves.org
www.caves.org/conservancy/ikc
LaPorte County Conservation Trust
405 Maple Ave.
LaPorte IN 46350-3609
219-778-2810
Little River
Mary Berghoff
500 Smith Rd.
Ft. Wayne IN 46804
219-434-0728
lriver3@juno.com
Mud Creek Conservancy
7399 N Shadeland Ave #123
Indianapolis IN 46250-2052
317-446-2320
frank@mudcreekconservancy.org
www.mudcreekconservancy.org
NICHES Land Trust
Susan Ulrich
P.O. Box 2790
West Lafayetete IN 47996
765-583-2275
sueandtedulrich@msn.com
www.nicheslandtrust.org

Oak Heritage Conservancy
Cliff Chapman
P.O. Box 335
Hanover IN 47243
812-522-5707
chappymo@msn.com

Ohio River Conservancy
Christian Freitag
1020 N Indiana
Bloomington IN 47408-8193
812-331-8193
c-freitag@home.com

Red-Tail Conservancy Land Trust
Barry Banks
P.O. Box 8
Muncie IN 47302
765-288-2587
rtcftl@cs.com

River Fields Inc.
Meme Runyon
643 W Main St. Suite 200
Louisville KY 40202-2921
502-853-3060    riverflds@aol.com
www.riverfields.org
Save The Dunes
Sandy Wilmore
444 Barker Rd.
Michigan City IN 46360-7426
219-879-3564     sand@savedunes.org
www.savedunes.org
Shirley Heinze Environmental Fund
Maureen Swed, Ron Trogg
444 Barker Road
Michigan City IN 46360
219-879-4725   shef @ heinzefund.org
www.heinzefund.org
Sycamore Trails R C & D
Bill Beard, Bill Cary
1007 Mill Pond Lane Suite B
Greencastle IN 46135-1887
765-653-9785
strcd@sycamoretrails.org
www.sycamoretrails.org
The Sycamore Land Trust
Christian Freitag
P.O. Box 7801
Bloomington IN 47407
812-336-5382
sycamore@bloomington.in.us
Trillium Land Trust
Rhonda DeClaire
1717 East Lusher Ave.
Elkhart IN 46516
574-293-5070
Wabash Heritage Land Trust
P.O. Box 732
New Harmony IN 47631-0732
812-851-3288
Wawasee Area Conservancy
Foundation
P.O. Box 548
Syracuse IN 46567-0548
574-457-4549   info@wacf.com
www.wacr.com
Whitewater Valley Land Trust
Michael Hoff
4910 Shoemaker Road
Centerville IN 47330
765-962-2427
kemosabe10@juno.com

Wood-Land-Lakes R C & D
Kathy Latz
1220 N 200 West Ste. J
Angola IN 46703-9171
260-665-3211 x 4
woodland-lakes@in.rcdnet.org