Saving America’s Favorite Places

For nearly 30 years, The Conservation Fund has been saving special places across America. We have protected more than 7 million acres of land and water in all 50 states, from the park down the street to historic battlefields, wild areas and favorite destinations of all kinds. Working with community, government and business partners, we strive to balance economic and environmental goals. The Conservation Fund ranks among the top 1% of charities nationwide.

We're Accredited!

The Conservation Fund has achieved
the highest standards of excellence in
conservation and has been awarded
accreditation from the Land Trust
Accreditation Commission. Learn more

Richard Erdmann Wins Prestigious Award

The Fund's own EVP and General Counsel
Richard Erdmann is this year's recipient of
one of the American Bar Association's most
prestigious awards in recognition of his
decades of leadership in environment and
resources stewardship.  Learn more.

Hear how our loan program saves special places