Minnesota Land Trust

Mission Statement

The Minnesota Land Trust protects and restores Minnesota’s most vital natural lands in order to provide wildlife habitat, clean water, outdoor experiences and scenic beauty for generations to come.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In fiscal year 2018 the Minnesota Land Trust was able to: Protect 3,948 acres of natural lands and 96,202 feet of shoreline; Restore 500 acres of public and private lands; Monitor and assess 100% of all properties protected by a Minnesota Land Trust easement.
Current Goals In this fiscal year we will: Protect at least 3,500 acres of natural lands through 25-30 new projects; Complete 5-8 Program Area Protection Plans; Restore 1,900 acres of public and private lands; Monitor and assess 100% of all protected properties.
Community or Constituency Served Minnesota statewide
Geographic Area Served All of Minnesota

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Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 11/01/2019

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2356 University Ave W, Suite 240
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114
Phone: 651-647-9590
Website: mnland.org

General Information

Alternative Name: Washington County Land Trust (original name in 1991) changed in 1993 to Minnesota Land Trust.
EIN: 41-1713652
Principal Staff: Kris Larson
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 21
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: All residents of Minnesota
Ruling Year: 1992


Board Chair: Brad Wallin
Number of Board Members: 21
Board Meetings with Quorum: 12
Average Member Attendance: 15.6

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1915 Highway 36 W Ste 133 • Roseville, Minnesota 55113-2709
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