Land Trusts

Mellette Forestry Group works closely with Land Trusts and NGOs (nongovernmental organizations) to accomplish the mission of saving the places people love by strengthening land conservation across America. 

Land trusts have many options available to them in order to conserve land. Two of the most popular options are fee simple land acquisitions and conservation easements. Mellette Forestry Group assists Land Trusts by providing a complete array of forestry and ecosystem management services including timber and land appraisals, GIS mapping, forest management plans, baseline documentation reports, wildlife management, and conservation easement valuations.