Notice: Georgia-Alabama Land Trust, Inc. Announces
Application for 
Renewal of Land Trust Accreditation
through the Land Trust Alliance

Stakeholder Notification/Public Notice

The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Georgia-Alabama Land Trust, Inc. is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of accreditation. A public comment period is now open.

The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, conducts an extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs. “Being accredited by the Land Trust Alliance demonstrates our professionalism, high-standards and, commitment to integrity. It shows our donors and potential donors, we are committed to the protection and stewardship of their precious land in perpetuity,” said Katherine Eddins, Executive Director of Georgia-Alabama Land Trust.

The Commission invites public input and accepts signed, written comments on pending applications. Comments must relate to how Georgia-Alabama Land Trust, Inc. complies with national quality standards. These standards address the ethical and technical operation of a land trust.
CLICK HERE for the full list of standards.

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 Georgia-Alabama Land Trust’s application will be most useful by April 14, 2019.

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Hal Robinson
Georgia-Alabama Land Trust