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Articles About preservation easement
The Tecumseh Land Trust, or TLT, is working to secure easements for 10 family farms within the year.
A nine-year effort to protect Glen Helen finally came to a successful conclusion last week, with the Glen now preserved as a wild place into perpetuity.
With the support of a resounding 10 nonprofit, state and local government agencies, as well as $1.6 million in secured funding, the Glen has taken its first step into the protective fold of a permanent conservation easement.
A state program used to preserve area farmland for a decade has been halted, hindering a local land trust’s efforts to protect land from development.
The Glen Helen Nature Preserve has been saved from development several times in its 82-year history.
At their March 1 meeting, members of Yellow Springs Village Council unanimously approved contributing to the preservation of two farm properties, one of which includes the headwaters of the Jacoby Creek and is the first farm preserved within the Jacoby greenbelt.