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Conservation Easements: Everyone Wins

8/31/2007 12:00:00 AM

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What's the hot topic these days in the world of nonprofit conservation organizations? Conservation easements. For The Nature Conservancy in Kansas, these easements are vital to their efforts to prevent the loss of some of North America's last remaining tallgrass prairie to development.

Click here to learn more about how easements work, and why they're so wildly popular among both landowners and conservationists. 



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