Farms and ranches

The Marin Headlands form a centerpiece to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and offer sweeping views of the San Francisco Bay. Today, the headlands’ much-loved trails are protected—but they were nearly lost forever.

For decades, The Trust for Public Land has helped protect Washington's family farms-farms like Copeland Creek, a 102-acre property in the fertile Puyallup River Valley. The land here is among the most threatened in the Puget Sound Region, under increasing... Read more

Ryan Creek is a tributary of the Humboldt Bay, a coastal lagoon on California's rugged North Coast.

The North Coast is home to iconic California landscapes—redwood forests and stunning coastal bluffs. The land also supports salmon runs, the state's largest timber economy, and provides habitat for the Northern spotted owl.

Buffalo Hill Farm—located fifteen miles south of Worcester—has a rich history. Built in 1910, this 130-acre farm was the former summer home of Dr. Elliott P. Joslin, founder of the Joslin Diabetes Center.

A significant portion of historic Buffalo Hill Farm, the former summer home of Dr. Elliott P. Joslin and Elizabeth D.

A 34-acre Stonington, Conn. farm property overlooking the Mystic River, could be conserved for recreation, habitat protection, and connections to other natural areas, the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center and The Trust for Public Land announced today.

The Trust for Public Land is working to bring into public ownership 43 acres wedged between Kremer Lake—a popular deep-water trout lake—and the Edge of the Wilderness Scenic Byway in the heart of northern Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest.

A California Coastal National Monument

Once approved for 5,000 new homes, Yuba Highlands is an iconic California landscape of rolling grasslands and scattered oaks.