Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program
Protection of critical agricultural lands from conversion to more GHG-intensive residential uses by facilitating conservation easements and strategy plans that result in direct protection of at-risk lands.
This program has received $118.5 million
$22.4 million has been implemented
Who can access funds?
Easement funding are available to local and regional government entities and nonprofit organizations. Strategy and Outcome grants available to local governments in collaboration with other organizations, such as land trusts and open space districts.
Program factsheet (English & Español)
April 17, 2019: Pre-Proposal Deadline
July 15, 2019: Planning grant pre-proposal deadline
July 22, 2019: Workshop to review SALC quantification methodology
September 13, 2019: Application Deadline