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The Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) is New York’s funding source for critical environmental programs. The EPF supports a diverse number of programs in the broad categories of Open Space; Solid Waste; and Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation. The Trust for Public Land conducted research summarizing and quantifying the significant economic benefits to local communities throughout the state of EPF investments to protect New York’s environment. This is an executive summary of the full report.

The Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) is New York’s funding source for critical environmental programs. The EPF supports a diverse number of programs in the broad categories of Open Space; Solid Waste; and Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation. The Trust for Public Land conducted research summarizing and quantif ying the significant economic benefits to local communities throughout the state of EPF investments to protect New York’s environment.

The Trust for Public Land (TPL) conducted an economic analysis of the return on Maine’s investment in land conservation through the Land for Maine’s Future program (LMF). This is an executive summary of the full report. TPL analyzed the past (i.e., 1998 to 2011) and likely future (i.e., over the next ten years) economic returns generated from LMF acquisition spending, and found that every $1 invested in land conservation through LMF returned $11 in natural goods and services to the Maine economy.

The Trust for Public Land (TPL) conducted an economic analysis of the return on Maine’s investment in land conservation through the Land for Maine’s Future program (LMF). TPL analyzed the past (i.e., 1998 to 2011) and likely future (i.e., over the next ten years) economic returns generated from LMF acquisition spending, and found that every $1 invested in land conservation through LMF returned $11 in natural goods and services to the Maine economy.

A map of The Trust for Public Land's climate conservation priority areas.

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