Invitation for Public Comment on Our Accreditation Renewal

We’re renewing our “seal of approval” as an Accredited Land Trust seal_green_Bulleted-Horizontal

Since its founding 38 years ago, the San Juan Preservation Trust has developed into one of the most accomplished land conservation organizations in the country.

We are one of a minority of U.S. land trusts that have been awarded accreditation by the independent Land Trust Accreditation Commission. Now, five years after first earning that distinction, it is time for us to apply for renewal.

As part of its extensive review of our policies and programs, the Accreditation Commission invites the public to submit signed written comments that relate to the Preservation Trust’s compliance with national quality standards. To see these standards, go to

The deadline for comments is November 11, 2016. To learn more about the accreditation program and to submit a comment, visit or send your comment to:

Land Trust Accreditation Commission
Attn: Public Comments
112 Spring Street, Suite 204
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Fax: 518-587-3183