Tax and Estate Planning in Rolling Plains Region

 Agricultural Tax Valuation for Wildlife - Native Plants Management

   
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Wildlife Management as Agricultural Use for Property Tax Valuation in Texas
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Texas is known for its natural resources ranging from grasslands in the north, brushlands in the south, the piney woods in the east and the Chihuahuan desert in the west.

 

 Appraisal Districts

   
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There are 107 resources serving Rolling Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Appraisal Districts Organizations & Professionals serving Rolling Plains Region
Certified Appraisers
A.E. Nelson, Jr., ARA
- Broker - Abilene, TX
Aaron D. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
Alvin E. "Butch" Nelson, Jr., ARA, ASA
Ekdahl-Nelson Real Estate - Abilene, TX
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
B. L. Jones, III, ARA
Ag Texas FCS - Lubbock, TX
Bill S. Beam, ARA
Western Appraisal, LLC - Abilene, TX
Brad J. Cottrell
Equitable AgriFinance - Amarillo, TX
Bruce Bailey, MAI
CBRE - Managing Director, Houston Office - Houston, TX
Bryan Bednarz, ARA
Capital Farm Credit, ACA - Lubbock, TX
Christopher J. Stallings, MAI
- Houston, TX
Clint Ward Bumguardner
WT Appraisal, Inc. - Abilene, TX
David J. Cross, ARA
Rabo AgriFinance - Amarillo, TX
Hall and Hall
- Billings, MT
Hunter R. Spaeth
- Abilene, TX
J. Kyle Dudley
Kyle Dudley Appraisals - Canyon, TX
James M. Cowsert, ARA
James M. Cowsert, Appraiser - Munday, TX
Jeffrey W. Briggs, MAI
- Dallas, TX
Jim Pat Mitchell, MAI
- Austin, TX
Jim W. Shepperd, MAI
Advanced Appraisal Group - Houston, TX
Joe W. Milkes, MAI CCIM
Milkes Realty Valuation - Owner - Plano, TX
Justin Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
Kevin J. Halfmann, ARA, MAI
Halfmann Appraisals - San Angelo, TX
L. Sam Middleton, ARA
Chas S. Middleton and Son - Appraiser, Manager - Lubbock, TX
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
M. Chad Dugger, ARA
Chas. S. Middleton & Son - Lubbock, TX
Marty Salinas, MAI
NAI Partners - Houston, TX
Merrill E. Swanson, ARA
Valbridge Property Advisors/Dugger, Canaday, Grafe, Inc. - Senior Managing Director - San Antonio, TX
Mickey R. Nixon, ARA
Capital Farm Credit, ACA - Lubbock, TX
Paul E. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser, Real Estate Broker, Consultant - Junction, TX
Phil Bailey, MAI
TerraSource Valuation, LLC - Appraiser - Matthews, NC
Philip D. Bailey, MAI
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Senior Appraiser, Eastern US & International - Blacksburg, VA
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Robert V. Hicks, MAI
Blair T. Stouffer & Assoc., Inc - Boerne, TX
Rudy R. Robinson, III, MAI
- Austin, TX
Russell Patrick
- Amarillo, TX
Scruggs Love
Love & Associates - Hondo, TX
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Steven J. Bilicek
Texas Ag Realty - Houston , TX
Tom Benton
TxPan Appraisal (Clift Land Brokers) - Borger, TX
Tom J. Sammons, Jr.
The Sammons McAnally Company - Brady, TX
Uchenna C. Eboh, SRA
Certified General Appraiser - Anchor Link Inc. - Lubbock, TX
Victor R. Probandt, ARA
Stribling-Probandt Appraisals - San Angelo, TX
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
Texas Appraisal Districts
Archer County Appraisal District
- Archer City, TX
Armstrong County Appraisal District
- Claude, TX
Baylor County Appraisal District
- Seymour, TX
Borden County Appraisal District
- Gail, TX
Briscoe County Appraisal District
- Silverton, TX
Brown County Appraisal District
- Brownwood, TX
Callahan County Appraisal District
- Baird, TX
Carson County Appraisal District
- Panhandle, TX
Childress County Appraisal District
- Childress, TX
Clay County Appraisal District
- Henrietta, TX
Coke County Appraisal District
- Robert Lee, TX
Coleman County Appraisal District
- Coleman, TX
Collingsworth County Appraisal District
- Wellington, TX
Concho County Appraisal District
- Paint Rock, TX
Cottle County Appraisal District
- Paducah, TX
Crosby County Appraisal District
- Crosbyton, TX
Dawson County Appraisal District
- Lamesa, TX
Deaf Smith County Appraisal District
- Hereford, TX
Dickens County Appraisal District
- Dickens, TX
Donley County Appraisal District
- Clarendon, TX
Fisher County Appraisal District
- Roby, TX
Floyd County Appraisal District
- Floydada, TX
Foard County Appraisal District
- Crowell, TX
Garza County Appraisal District
- Post, TX
Gray County Appraisal District
- Pampa, TX
Hall County Appraisal District
- Memphis, TX
Hardeman County Appraisal District
- Quanah, TX
Hartley County Appraisal District
- Hartley, TX
Haskell County Appraisal District
- Haskell, TX
Hemphill County Appraisal District
- Canadian, TX
Howard County Appraisal District
- Big Spring, TX
Hutchinson County Appraisal District
- Borger, TX
Irion County Appraisal District
- Mertzon, TX
Jack County Appraisal District
- Jacksboro, TX
Jones County Appraisal District
- Anson, TX
Kent County Appraisal District
- Jayton, TX
King County Appraisal District
- Guthrie, TX
Knox County Appraisal District
- Benjamin, TX
Lipscomb County Appraisal District
- Darrouzett, TX
Lubbock County Appraisal District
- Lubbock, TX
Lynn County Appraisal District
- Tahoka, TX
McCulloch County Appraisal District
- Brady, TX
Mitchell County Appraisal District
- Colorado City, TX
Moore County Appraisal District
- Dumas, TX
Motley County Appraisal District
- Floydada, TX
Nolan County Appraisal District
- Sweetwater, TX
Ochiltree County Appraisal District
- Perryton, TX
Oldham County Appraisal District
- Vega, TX
Potter County Appraisal District
- Amarillo, TX
Randall County Appraisal District
- Amarillo, TX
Roberts County Appraisal District
- Miami, TX
Runnels County Appraisal District
- Ballinger, TX
Scurry County Appraisal District
- Snyder, TX
Shackelford County Appraisal District
- Albany, TX
Stephens County Appraisal District
- Breckenridge, TX
Sterling County Appraisal District
- Sterling City, TX
Stonewall County Appraisal District
- Aspermont, TX
Taylor County Appraisal District
- Abilene, TX
Throckmorton County Appraisal District
- Throckmorton, TX
Tom Green County Appraisal District
- San Angelo, TX
Wheeler County Appraisal District
- Wheeler, TX
Wichita County Appraisal District
- Wichita Falls, TX
Wilbarger County Appraisal District
- Vernon, TX
Young County Appraisal District
- Graham, TX

 Conservation Easements

   
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Cattlemen’s Land Trust at the Forefront of Conservation
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Watch and listen to an on-the-ground panel of experts talk about the relationship of how ranchers and conservationists work together provides successful conservation outcomes while keeping working lands working.

 

Meet Chad Ellis CEO of the Texas Agricultural Land Trust
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Chad introduces us to the conservation ethic and DNA of Texas ranchers and reviews the past and future TALT conservation easements.

 

Beyond Easements: Broader Approaches for Greater Conservation Outcomes
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CONSERVATION EASEMENTS CAN PROTECT thousands of acres of valuable and vulnerable lands from development. However, why stop there?  ...

 

Donate a conservation easement: How federal benefits put money in your pocket!
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In addition to the Colorado credit, landowners can receive an extra reward for conserving their land with a conservation easement. The current rules are not yet permanent, so please keep that in mind as you and your advisors make plans for your taxes.

 

A step-by-step guide to donating a conservation easement
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This guide is meant to help you understand the steps that must be completed to conserve your property and the typical costs that are involved.

 

A fierce, expensive fight erupts over conservation easements
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An ongoing fight over tax breaks for conserving privately owned land — and accusations that some people are using them as a tax shelter — is spurring an expensive lobbying battle involving landowners and conservationists.

 

Final Rule on SALT and State Tax Credit Programs
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The U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service pre-released the final rule on how the federal government will treat charitable donations that individual taxpayers make to nonprofits via giving programs incentivized by state and local tax (SALT) credits.

 

Enforcing Perpetual Conservation Easements Against Third-Party Violators
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Among the most daunting challenges the holder of a perpetual conservation easement faces is the enforcement of the easements it holds, for all time, and against all violators.& ...

 

Amending or Terminating Conservation Easements: The New Hampshire Experience
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Since their release in 2010, the Guidelines have been useful to the land trust community and to the New Hampshire Attorney General in facilitating a thorough and efficient review of proposed amendments to, as well as partial extinguishments of, conservation easements.

 

Understanding When Perpetual Is Not Forever: An Update To The Challenge Of Changing Conditions, Amendment, And Termination Of Perpetual Conservation Easements, And Response To Ann Taylor Schwing
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Rarely in the legal discourse is an author afforded the opportunity to revisit and update a recently published law review article and to correct misunderstandings of a response thereto.

 

Perpetuity is Forever, Almost Always: Why It Is Wrong To Promote Amendment and Termination of Perpetual Conservation Easements
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When a landowner makes a charitable gift of a conservation easement to a nonprofit organization or government entity and elects to seek a federal tax deduction, both landowner and easement holder are subject to federal tax laws and regulations governing the creation, monitoring, amendment, and extinguishment of the easement.

 

Conservation Easement Reform: As Maine Goes Should the Nation Follow
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This article explores how the Reform Law has worked and whether it makes sense as a model for other states in response to weaknesses in their enabling laws.

 

Use of Conservation Easements in Estate and Conservation Planning
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Under many circumstances, the donation of a conservation easement or sale of such easement for less than fair market value may give income tax, estate tax, and real property tax benefits to the donor or seller.

 

Leaving a Legacy of Land
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Protecting private lands that provide significant natural resource or cultural values is often a capstone objective for landowners, managers, and conservationists.

 

Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

How a Conservation Easement Works - Sample example of conservation easement

A simple example illustrates how a conservation easement works in practice. Let’s assume pressure from buyers building vacation homes has pushed the value of land up in recent years to the point where the family is concerned about how the next generation will pay the estate tax bill without selling the land.

 

Land Preservation - An Essential Ingredient in Smart Growth
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The preservation of land for working rural landscapes, wildlife habitat, urban parks, recreational trails, and protecting water supplies and floodplains is emerging as an integral component of smart growth programs.

 

6 Basic Steps to Conveying a Conservation Easement
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How does one go about donating or selling a conservation easement.? There is no one right way to go about it. However, the following outline shows the most common steps to the process.

 

The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Find a Landscape Conservation Cooperative (LCCs)

Find an LCC here. The 22 LCCs collectively form a network of resource managers and scientists who share a common need for scientific information and interest in conservation. Each LCC brings together federal, state, and local governments along with Tribes and First Nations, non-governmental organizations, universities, and interested public and private organizations. Our partners work collaboratively to identify best practices, connect efforts, identify science gaps, and avoid duplication through conservation planning and design. 

Managing the landscapes that provide our natural and cultural resources has become increasingly challenging. With the signing of Secretarial Order No. 3289, the Department of the Interior launched the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) to better integrate science and management to address climate change and other landscape scale issues. By building a network that is holistic, collaborative, adaptive, and grounded in science, LCCs are working to ensure the sustainability of our economy, land, water, wildlife, and cultural resources. 

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

Conservation Easements
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One tool for estate planners is the conservation easement, by which a landowner voluntarily restricts his or her land from being developed, restricts the amount of development or protects existing features, like a building facade with historic value.

 

Conservation Easements - How Flexible Is Too Flexible?

To ensure the continued conservation of natural resources and habitats, it is important to ensure that easements are not simply undone by successors to the original parties after the tax benefits have been realized.& ...

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

2015 National Land Trust Census Report

 

Conservation Easements - A Tool for Preventing the Fragmentation of Family Lands
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Land stewards can use conservation easements to help manage the future. Conservation easements can be created to protect different natural assets ranging from endangered species and water sources to productive, open space and agricultural land.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act Summary
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Although traditional uses of land for industrial, commercial, residential and agricultural purposes have continued, conservation and historic preservation have become important as well.

 

Private Lands Public Benefits - Incentives For The Stewardship Of Texas Agricultural Lands
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This guide is for Texans who want to ensure a future for the state’s farms and ranches: landowners who want to conserve, protect and steward their land and its resources; policymakers concerned about the costs to the state of the loss of rural lands; and all Texans who value the many benefits provided by working farms and ranches.

 

Conservation Easements - A Guide for Texas Landowners, 2013
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This guidebook is intended to help Texas landowners understand one of the most flexible and effective mechanisms available to conserve and protect private property – the conservation easement.

 

Wetlands Assistance Guide for Landowners
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The State recognizes that private landowners are stewards of a natural resource in which many of the benefits are accrued to the public. Ninety-seven percent of Texas’ land is privately owned and managed, and as such, management decisions on these lands are made by private landowners.

 

Ranching as a Conservation Strategy - Can Old Ranchers Save the New West?
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Working ranches are often promoted as means of private rangeland conservation because they can safeguard ecosystem services, protect open space, and maintain traditional ranching culture.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act (with 2007 Amendments)
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The Act enables durable restrictions and affirmative obligations to be attached to real property to protect natural and historic resources.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Tax Benefits of Donating Conservation Land
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There are several kinds of tax benefits available to donors of land or conservation easements. This article attempts to summarize these benefits and provide some examples of how they work.

 

NRCS Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative and NFWF Recovered Oil Fund

In response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, which is fouling beaches, marshes and mudflats all along the northern Gulf coast, the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has created the Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative.& ...

 

What is a Land Trust?

Land trusts are non-profit organizations directly involved in the permanent protection of land and its resources for the public benefit. A trust may operate on a local, state, regional, or national level.

 

Bundle Of Rights Approach To Value
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The bundle of rights theory maintains that ownership of a parcel of real estate may embrace a great many rights, such as the right to its occupancy and use; the right to sell it in whole or in part; the right to bequeath; the right to transfer by contract for specified periods of time, the benefits to be derived by occupancy and use of the real estate.

 

2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation
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The 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation was prepared as an introduction for fish and wildlife conservation providers – the on-the-ground biologists and conservation partners who help deliver Farm Bill conservation programs to landowners.

 

13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

Working Lands For Wildlife
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Through Working Lands for Wildlife —a voluntary, incentive-based effort—the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and its conservation partners will provide landowners with technical and financial assistance to: Restore populations of declining wildlife species.

 

NextGen Conservation - Peninsula Open Space Trust engages Millennials in its mission.
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The 80 million-plus Millennials in the United States represent the next generation of potential land trust supporters and advocates.

 

Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities
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Many rural communities are facing challenges, including rapid growth at metropolitan edges, declining rural populations, and loss of working lands.

 

Conservation of Private Lands - Opportunities and Challenges for the States
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Private land conservation initiatives are a critical component of any state-level quality of life agenda. Although concerns over sprawl, including the loss of prime agricultural lands and significant green space, continue to be one of the underlying rallying cries in support of state-level smart growth initiatives, the fact remains that with few exceptions, conservation of privately-owned working lands has not received significant attention in smart growth literature or conferences.

 

Bosque Canyon Ranch v. Comm’r—Partnerships Denied Deductions for Conservation Easements Allowing Movable Homesites and Taxed on Disguised Sales of Homesites
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Bosque Canyon Ranch, L.P. located in the hill country of Texas was just denied $15.9 million of deductions claimed by partnerships for the donation of conservation easements on two grounds in a tax court decision.

 

A Land Conservation Vision for the Gulf of Mexico Region
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The Gulf Partnership is committed to Strategic Conservation, the identification of the most important areas in a region for conservation, restoration and long-term management.

 

The Conservation Easement Quiz
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Take a quick quiz and test your knowledge on conservation easements and learn if they can work for you.

 

Conservation Easement Paragraph Databank
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The CE Paragraph Databank is a work in progress assembled by the Stanford Conservation and Climate Change Drafting Committee and a number of CE professionals assisting in the work.

 

Conservation Easements and the 2010 Roth Conversion - A symbiotic relationship
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It may come as a shock, but there is a sort of symbiotic relationship at work between property owners with conservation easements and the IRS.

 

Using Conservation Easements to Protect Working Forests
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For decades, conservation easements have protected open space values such as wildlife habitat, ecological diversity, recreational access and aesthetics.

 

Farm and Forest Land Preservation With Conservation Easements
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This publication is intended to provide basic information on conservation easements for landowners, community leaders, students and other interested individuals.

 

The Importance of Land Trusts to Forestry
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Almost everyone in forestry has heard of land trusts since they have become a common fixture especially in areas that are rapidly urbanizing.

 

Conservation Easements - Donor Beware
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Conservation easements have garnered significant attention and gained popularity over the last few years due in part to the availability of federal tax deductions and Virginia state tax credits associated with conservation easements.

 

Easements prove valuable in efforts to protect land
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Practically no one had heard of conservation easements 15 years ago when Charleston native Herbert J. Butler began trying to protect his hundreds of acres of former rice fields.

 

State of the Land 2006, A brief inventory of public and private land in the United States
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“In wildness is the preservation of the world.” Quoted from an essay by Thoreau lamenting the way in which modern urban life has made natural resources into commodities and isolated people from the natural processes on which their lives depended.

 

An Overview of Financial Alternatives for Land Conservation Transactions
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Clearly, the motivation for a land conservation transaction is often the desire of the landowner to safeguard the property. However, this objective must be balanced with the need to maximize the return to the landowner.

 

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There are 762 resources serving Rolling Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals serving Rolling Plains Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
D. Lynn Tate
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Farmers Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
Roger Cox
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
The National Agricultural Law Center
- Fayetteville, AR
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, J.D.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - Agricultural Law Specialist - Amarillo, TX
Tiffany Lashmet
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
Wade King
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Certified Appraisers
A.E. Nelson, Jr., ARA
- Broker - Abilene, TX
Aaron D. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
Alvin E. "Butch" Nelson, Jr., ARA, ASA
Ekdahl-Nelson Real Estate - Abilene, TX
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
B. L. Jones, III, ARA
Ag Texas FCS - Lubbock, TX
Bill S. Beam, ARA
Western Appraisal, LLC - Abilene, TX
Brad J. Cottrell
Equitable AgriFinance - Amarillo, TX
Bruce Bailey, MAI
CBRE - Managing Director, Houston Office - Houston, TX
Bryan Bednarz, ARA
Capital Farm Credit, ACA - Lubbock, TX
Christopher J. Stallings, MAI
- Houston, TX
Clint Ward Bumguardner
WT Appraisal, Inc. - Abilene, TX
David J. Cross, ARA
Rabo AgriFinance - Amarillo, TX
Hall and Hall
- Billings, MT
Hunter R. Spaeth
- Abilene, TX
J. Kyle Dudley
Kyle Dudley Appraisals - Canyon, TX
James M. Cowsert, ARA
James M. Cowsert, Appraiser - Munday, TX
Jeffrey W. Briggs, MAI
- Dallas, TX
Jim Pat Mitchell, MAI
- Austin, TX
Jim W. Shepperd, MAI
Advanced Appraisal Group - Houston, TX
Joe W. Milkes, MAI CCIM
Milkes Realty Valuation - Owner - Plano, TX
Justin Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
Kevin J. Halfmann, ARA, MAI
Halfmann Appraisals - San Angelo, TX
L. Sam Middleton, ARA
Chas S. Middleton and Son - Appraiser, Manager - Lubbock, TX
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
M. Chad Dugger, ARA
Chas. S. Middleton & Son - Lubbock, TX
Marty Salinas, MAI
NAI Partners - Houston, TX
Merrill E. Swanson, ARA
Valbridge Property Advisors/Dugger, Canaday, Grafe, Inc. - Senior Managing Director - San Antonio, TX
Mickey R. Nixon, ARA
Capital Farm Credit, ACA - Lubbock, TX
Paul E. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser, Real Estate Broker, Consultant - Junction, TX
Phil Bailey, MAI
TerraSource Valuation, LLC - Appraiser - Matthews, NC
Philip D. Bailey, MAI
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Senior Appraiser, Eastern US & International - Blacksburg, VA
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Robert V. Hicks, MAI
Blair T. Stouffer & Assoc., Inc - Boerne, TX
Rudy R. Robinson, III, MAI
- Austin, TX
Russell Patrick
- Amarillo, TX
Scruggs Love
Love & Associates - Hondo, TX
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Steven J. Bilicek
Texas Ag Realty - Houston , TX
Tom Benton
TxPan Appraisal (Clift Land Brokers) - Borger, TX
Tom J. Sammons, Jr.
The Sammons McAnally Company - Brady, TX
Uchenna C. Eboh, SRA
Certified General Appraiser - Anchor Link Inc. - Lubbock, TX
Victor R. Probandt, ARA
Stribling-Probandt Appraisals - San Angelo, TX
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
Conservation Districts
Andrew Kent SWCD
- Jayton, TX
Archer County SWCD
- Archer City, TX
California Creek SWCD
- Anson, TX
Callahan Divide SWCD
- Baird, TX
Canadian River SWCD
- Amarillo, TX
Cap Rock SWCD
- Silverton, TX
Central Colorado SWCD
- Coleman, TX
Coke County SWCD
- Robert Lee, TX
Concho SWCD
- Eden, TX
Cottle County SWCD
- Paducah, TX
Dawson County SWCD
- Lamesa, TX
Donley County SWCD
- Clarendon, TX
Duck Creek SWCD
- Spur, TX
Floyd County SWCD
- Floydada, TX
Foard County SWCD
- Crowell, TX
Garza SWCD
- Post, TX
Gray County SWCD
- Pampa, TX
Hall-Childress SWCD
- Memphis, TX
Hartley SWCD
- Hartley, TX
Haskell SWCD
- Haskell, TX
Hemphill County SWCD
- Canadian, TX
Howard SWCD
- Big Spring, TX
Hutchinson SWCD
- Stinnett, TX
Jack SWCD
- Jacksboro, TX
King SWCD
- Guthrie, TX
Lipscomb County SWCD
- Follett, TX
Little Wichita SCD
- Henrietta, TX
Lower Clear Fork of the Brazos SWCD
- Albany, TX
Lower Pease River SWCD
- Quanah, TX
Lubbock County SWCD
- Lubbock, TX
Lynn County SWCD
- Tahoka, TX
McClellan Creek SWCD
- Panhandle, TX
McCulloch SWCD
Kendria Ray - Field Representative - Brady, TX
Middle Clear Fork SWCD
- Abilene, TX
Middle Concho SWCD
- Big Lake, TX
Miller-Brazos SWCD
- Seymour, TX
Mitchell County SWCD
Ben Wilde - Field Representative - Colorado City, TX
Moore County SWCD
- Dumas, TX
Nolan County SWCD
- Sweetwater, TX
North Concho River SWCD
- Sterling city, TX
Ochiltree SWCD
- Perryton, TX
Oldham County SWCD
- Vega, TX
Palo Duro SWCD
- Canyon, TX
Pecan Bayou SWCD
- Brownwood, TX
Rio Blanco SWCD
- Crosbyton, TX
Roberts SWCD
- Miami, TX
Runnels SWCD
- Norton, TX
Salt Fork SWCD
- Wellington, TX
Staked Plains SWCD
- Claude, TX
Stonewall SWCD
- Aspermont, TX
Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board
- Temple, TX
Throckmorton SWCD
- Throckmorton, TX
Tierra Blanca SWCD
- Hereford, TX
Tom Green SWCD
- San Angelo, TX
Upper Clear Fork SWCD
- Roby, TX
Upper Colorado SWCD
- Snyder, TX
Upper Pease SWCD
- Matador, TX
Wheeler County SWCD
- Wheeler, TX
Wichita SWCD
- Iowa Park, TX
Wichita-Brazos SWCD
- Knox City, TX
Wilbarger SWCD
- Vernon, TX
Young SWCD
- Graham, TX
Conservation Groups and Associations
A Rocha USA
Mark Purcell - Executive Director - Fredericksburg, TX
Access Fund
- Boulder, CO
ACRE Investment Management, LLC
- The Plains, VA
Agrarian Trust
Ian McSweeney - Director - Weare, NH
AGree
- Washington, DC
America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative
Kyle Jones - USDA Forest Service Regional Longleaf Pine Restoration Coordinator - Tallahassee, FL
American Agri-Women
- Colchester, VT
American Battlefield Trust
- Washington, DC
American Farm Bureau Federation
- Washington, DC
American Forest Foundation
- Washington, DC
American Forests
- Washington, DC
American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts
Sandra Tassel - Program Coordinator - Bellingham, WA
American Hiking Society
- Silver Spring, MD
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Arbor Day Foundation
- Nebraska City, NE
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Washington, DC
Bat Conservation International
- Austin, TX
Bee City USA
An Initiative of the Xerces Society - Portland, OR
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
- Brighton, CO
Bisbee's Fish & Wildlife Conservation Fund
Richard Bisbee - President - Frisco, TX
Black Bear Conservation Coalition
- Clinton, LA
Borderlands Research Institute
Sul Ross State University - Alpine, TX
Butterflies and Their People
Dr. Ellen Sharp - Board Member and Project Director - Capulin, 
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
- Kingsville, TX
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
Roberta Clowater - Executive Director - Fredericton, NB
Center for Collaborative Conservation
Warner College of Natural Resources - Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Center for Large Landscape Conservation
- Bozeman, MT
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center
- Fort Davis, TX
Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
- Missoula, MT
CitSci.org
Greg Newman - Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Force
- Metairie, LA
Conservation Law Center
Christian Freitag - Director - Bloomington, IN
Conservation Plus
- The Plains, VA
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
- West Lafayette, IN
Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forests Insects and Diseases
- Sheffield, MA
Cross Timbers Urban Forestry Council
- Arlington, TX
Ducks Unlimited - Texas
Todd Merendino - Manager, Conservation Programs - Richmond, TX
EarthShare of Texas
- Austin, TX
Ecological Restoration Business Association
- Tysons, VA
EcoResults!
- Flagstaff, AZ
Equine Land Conservation Resource
- Lexington, KY
Family Farm Alliance
Dan Keppen - Executive Director - Klamath Falls, OR
Farmers For Monarchs
Franklin Holley - Keystone, CO
Forest Stewards Guild
- Santa Fe, NM
Forest Stewardship Council
- Minneapolis, MN
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Great Ecology
- San Diego, CA
Great Plains Institute for Sustainable Development
Gail Nosek - Communications Director - Minneapolis, MN
Green School Alliance
- New York, NY
Gulf Coast Joint Venture
Barry Wilson, USFWS - GCJV Coordinator - Lafayette, LA
Gulf Restoration Network
- New Orleans, LA
Hunt Fish 30x30 Coalition
Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation - Washington, DC
Iara Lacher
Seven Bends Nursery - Ecologist / Consultant - Winchester, VA
Images for Conservation Fund
John F. Martin - Chairman - Edinburg, TX
Independent Cattlemen’s Association of Texas
Bill Hyman - Executive Director - Lockhart, TX
Itasca Ladyslipper Farm
Carol Steele - Grand Rapids, MN
Izaak Walton League
- Gaithersburg, MD
Jason Theriot
The Earth Partners - Houston, TX
John Sanderson
Center for Collaborative Conservation - Director - Fort Collins, CO
Journey North
- Madison, WI
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Lone Star Chapter Sierra Club
- Austin, TX
Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
Keith McKnight - Coordinator - Vicksburg, MS
Mad Agriculture
- Boulder, CO
Manomet
- Plymouth, MA
Metro Blooms
Becky Rice - Executive Director - Minneapolis, MN
Mid-America Monarch Conservation Strategy
- Rhinelander, WI
Milkweed Market
Monarch Watch - Lawrence, KS
Monarch Butterfly and Pollinators Conservation Fund
- Washington, DC
Monarch Butterfly Habitat Exchange
Chandler Clay, Environmental Defense Fund - Communications Manager - Austin, TX
Monarch Collaborative
Keystone Policy Center - Keystone, CO
Monarch Joint Venture
- St. Paul, MN
Monarch Larva Monitoring Project
- Madison, WI
Monarch Watch
Orley R. 'Chip' Taylor - Founder & Director - Lawrence, KS
Moore-Odom Wildlife Foundation, Inc.
Jennie Scalfano - Director / Vice President - Orange, TX
Mule Deer Foundation
- Salt Lake City, UT
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC
National Association of State Foresters
- Washington, DC
National Audubon Society
- New York, NY
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
National Deer Association
- Bogart, GA
National Family Farm Coaltion
- Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
- Washington, DC
National Forestry Association
Keith A. Argow - President, Director at Large - Vienna, VA
National Grazing Lands Coalition
Monti Golla - National GLC Executive Director - College Station, TX
National Trust for Historic Preservation
- Washington, DC
National Wild Turkey Federation
- Edgefield, SC
National Wildlife Federation
- Reston, VA
National Wildlife Federation - South Central Regional Center
- Austin, TX
Native Plant Society of Texas
- Fredericksburg, TX
Native Seeds-SEARCH
- Tucson, AZ
No-till on the Plains
- Berryton, KS
Oaks and Prairies Joint Venture
James Giocomo - Joint Venture Coordinator - Round Rock, TX
Orianne Society
- Tiger, GA
Park Cities Quail
- Dallas, TX
Parks for Pollinators
National Recreation and Park Association - Ashburn, VA
Partnerscapes
Steve Jester - Executive Director - Pueblo, CO
Partnership for Conservation
- Washington, DC
Partnership for Southern Forestland Conservation
- Clemson, SC
Partnership of Rangeland Trusts
- Arvada, CO
Pheasants Forever
- St Paul, MN
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
- Erie, CO
Pollinators Prospering People
Project Monarch Health
- Athens, GA
Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation, Inc.
Craig A. Alderman - Executive Director - Buffalo, MO
Quail Coalition
- Dallas, TX
Quail-Tech Alliance
- Dallas, TX
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
- Washington, DC
Ranchers and Landowners Association of Texas
Fidel C. Ramirez - President - Liberty, TX
Rob and Bessie Welder Wildlife Foundation
- Sinton, TX
Robert R Bryan
Forest Synthesis - President/Habitat Conservation Forester - Harpswell, ME
Savory Institute
- Boulder, CO
Shortleaf Pine Initiative
- Athens, GA
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- Ankeny, IA
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Southeastern Grasslands Initiative
- Clarksville, TN
Southern Group of State Foresters
- Garner, NC
Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development
Judith KohlerCO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow - President and CEO - Washington, DC
Sustainable Forests Roundtable
Sustainable Monarchs
- North Platte, NE
Terrafirma RRG LLC
- Burlington, VT
Texan by Nature
- Austin, TX
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute (NRI)
- College Station, TX
Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association
Tim Niedecken - Executive director, association services - Fort Worth, TX
Texas Audubon
- Austin, TX
Texas Brigades
- New Braunfels, TX
Texas Cattle Feeders Association
- Amarillo, TX
Texas Cave Management Association
- San Antonio, TX
Texas Coalition for Conservation
- Austin, TX
Texas Farm Bureau
Penny Cox - Communications Division - Waco, TX
Texas Forestry Association
- Lufkin, TX
Texas Hill Country Heritage Association
Patti Myrick - Chairman - Mason, TX
Texas Land and Mineral Owners Association
- Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
Texas Living Waters Project
- Austin, TX
Texas Oak Wilt Partnership
- College Station, TX
Texas Ornithological Society
Jim Hailey - President - Georgetown, TX
Texas Parks & Recreation Foundation
Sally Gavlik - Executive Director - Corpus Christi, TX
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation
- Dallas, TX
Texas Section - Society for Range Management (TSSRM)
- San Marcos, TX
Texas Speleological Association
Jessica Gordon - Chairman - Austin, TX
Texas Water Conservation Association
- Austin, TX
Texas Water Foundation
- Austin, TX
Texas Wildlife Association
Iliana Pena - Director of Conservation Programs - New Braunfels, TX
Texas Wildlife Association Foundation
- New Braunfels, TX
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lindsay Thomas - Chairman - Washington, DC
The Conservation Fund
- Arlington, VA
The Fund for Wild Nature
- La Canada, CA
The Land Institute
- Salina, KS
The Longleaf Alliance
- Andalusia, AL
The Pollinator Partnership
- San Francisco, CA
The Trust for Public Land, Texas State Office
- Dallas, TX
The Wildlife Society - Texas Chapter
- Burton, TX
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
- Portland, OR
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
Bruce Thacker - President - Thunder Bay, ON
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Dallas, TX
Turtle Islands Earth Stewards
Tyhson Banighen - Tappen, BC
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)
- Chesterfield, MO
Unique Places To Save
- Chapel Hill, NC
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
- London, ON
USA National Phenology Network
- Tucson, AZ
Valleys 2000
Bill Huether - Treasurer - Bowmanville, ON
Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation
- Halifax, VA
Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network
- Manomet, MA
Western Monarch Milkweed Mapper
Xerces Society
Wildlife Habitat Federation
- Cat Spring, TX
Wildlife In Focus
- Corpus Christi, TX
Wildlife Research Institute
- Julian, CA
Women, Food & Agriculture Network
- Ames, IA
Consultants - Land
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Ann Ruzow Holland, Ph.D. AICP
- Principal-Consultant - Willsboro, NY
Ashley Gregory
Water Resource Specialist - Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Austin D Carroll
Wiregrass Ecological Associates - President - Gulfport, MS
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Brenda Schick
Singing Stream Conservation Consultants - Principal - La Jolla, CA
Calvin Trostle
Water Resource Specialist - Lubbock AREC - Lubbock, TX
Charlie Rush
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Amarillo AREC - Amarillo, TX
Cirrus Ecological Solutions
Neal Artz - Logan, UT
Dana Porter
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Lubbock AREC - College Station, TX
David Harper
Land in Common - Charleston, SC
David R. Williamson, RPG
CRC, LLC International Archaeology & Ecology Consultants - Environmental Geologist - Chappell Hill, TX
David Reed
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - TAMU - Horticulture Department - College Station, TX
Design Workshop
Anna Laybourn - Principal - Aspen, CO
Diane Boellstorff
Water Resource Specialist - Soil and Crop Sciences - AgriLife Extension - College Station, TX
Dr. Guy Fipps
Water Resource Specialist - Professor and Extension Engineer - College Station, TX
Dr. Richard Vierling
Natural Resources Economics - Center Director - Vernon, TX
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Edward Rashin
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Eric W. Entrekin
Southeast Forestlands - President and Director of Forest Management - Meridian, MS
Evelyn Steglich
Water Resource Specialist - Blackland AREC - Temple, TX
Evr-green Management Group, Inc
Matt S. Campbell - President - Rome, GA
Farm Family Dynamics LLC
Joe Kluender - North Mankato, MN
Field Sport Concepts, LTD
- Charlottesville, VA
Forever Forests, LLC
Nancy G. Zak - Founder - Ball Ground, GA
Frank M. Hons
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Soil and Crop Sciences - TAMU - College Station, TX
Fugen Dou
Water Resource Specialist - AgriLife Research - Beaumont AREC - Beaumont, TX
Garry McCauley
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Beaumont AREC - Beaumont, TX
Goshawk Environmental Consulting Inc.
Zane Homesley - Founder/President - Austin, TX
Green Infrastructure Center
Karen Firehock - Executive Director - Charlottesville, VA
Greener Prospects
- Brunswick, ME
Gregg Elliott
K Gregg Consulting - Conservation Communications Consultant - Cordova, TN
Guy Glosson
- HMI Professional Certified Educator - Snyder, TX
H. Brent Pemberton
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Overton AREC - Overton, TX
Hemard & Company
Victor E. Hemard Jr. - President - Texarkana, TX
Hicks & Company
- Austin, TX
Holistic Management International
Sandy Langelier - Director, Communications & Outreach - Albuquerque, NM
Horizon Environmental Services, Inc.
- Austin, TX
Iara Lacher
Seven Bends Nursery - Ecologist / Consultant - Winchester, VA
Jacqueline Aitkenhead-Peterson
Water Resource Specialist - Soil and Crop Sciences - AgriLife Research - College Station, TX
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist / Environmental Scientist - Gunnison, CO
James L. Heilman
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Soil and Crop Sciences - TAMU - College Station, TX
Jaroy Moore
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - Lubbock AREC - Lubbock, TX
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Jason Theriot
The Earth Partners - Houston, TX
Joe Hamrick
Compliance and Wildlife - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Joel Rudolph
Morrow Land Group, LLC - Professional Forester - Nacogdoches, TX
John Griggs, Ph.D.
CRC, LLC - Senior Principal Investigator - Chappell Hill, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Juan Enciso
Water Resource Specialist - Biological and Agricultural Engineering - Weslaco AREC - Weslaco, TX
Kevin Wagner
Water Resource Specialist - Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Conservation Assistance Network
Amos Eno - President / Executive Director - Yarmouth, ME
Land EKG
Charley Orchard - Ten Sleep, WY
Linda Ziccardi
Alpine EcoSciences LLC - Owner - Golden, CO
Living Habitats LLC
Heidi Natura, PLA, ASLA, LEED AP - Principal & CEO - Chicago, IL
LJ Conservation Matters
Leonard Jordan - Douglasville, GA
Lucas Gregory
Water Resource Specialist - Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Margo Heekin
- Land Trust Consultant - Fort Bragg, CA
Mark McFarland
Water Resource Specialist - Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation - AgriLife Extension, TAMU - Soil and Crop Sciences - College Station, TX
Matt Brown
Program Specialist - Department of Soil and Crop Sciences - College Station, TX
Mayes, Wilson & Associates
- San Marcos, TX
Michael A. Petter
Resource & Land Management, Inc. - President - Pleasanton, TX
Mitigation Solutions USA
- Center, TX
Nancy Moore
Conservation Consulting Group - Managing Partner - Monona, WI
National NEMO Network
- Haddam, CT
Neiman Environments Inc
- Junction, TX
Nelms Dozer, LLC
Jason Nelms - Owner - Pennington, TX
Nikki Dictson
Extension Program Specialist II - Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Patricia Smith
Water Resource Specialist - AgriLife Research, TAMU - College Station, TX
Paul DeLaune
Water Resource Specialist - AgriLife Research - Soil and Crop Sciences - Vernon, TX
Peter E McKeever
Conservation Consulting Group - Partner - Monona, WI
Philip D. Bailey, MAI
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Senior Appraiser, Eastern US & International - Blacksburg, VA
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
PlanIt Forward
Patrick Crist - Principal - Broomfield, CO
Platte River Ag Services, Inc.
Ron Zurlinden, P.E. - Owner - Golden, CO
Preservation Texas
- Austin, TX
Randa Mansour, PhD
R. Mansour Ecological Consulting - Elon, NC
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Rhizoterra Inc.
Avril Stevenson - Project Manager - Spokane, WA
Robert C. Crane
Woodland Management Service - Consulting Forester - Stevens Point, WI
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
Solutions in the Land, LLC
Ronald Doetch - Managing Partner - Poplar Grove, IL
Southern Fire Exchange
Kevin Robertson - Fire Ecology Research Scientist - Tallahassee, FL
Steve Nelle
Private Independent Land Management Consulting - Wildlife Biologist / Rangeland Specialist - San Angelo, TX
Strategic Conservation Solutions, LLC
Bruce I. Knight - Principal and Founder - Washington, DC
Synergy Resource Solutions, Inc.
Jack D. Alexander - President And Senior Resource Specialist - Belgrade, MT
T. Allen Berthold
Water Resource Specialist - Texas Water Resources - College Station, TX
TGE Resources, Inc.
Robin Franks, P.G., CHMM, RSO - President/Principal - Houston, TX
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC
- Jackson, MS
Thomas Gerik
Water Resource Specialist - AgriLife Research - Temple, TX
Thomas L. Daniels
University of Pennsylvania School of Design - Professor of City and Regional Planning - Philadelphia, PA
Titanium Environmental Services, LLC
- Longview, TX
Understanding Ag, LLC
- Fort Payne, AL
Vijay Singh
Water Resource Specialist - AgriLife Research, TAMU, TEES - College Station, TX
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
Easement Monitoring and Stewardship Services
Brenda Schick
Singing Stream Conservation Consultants - Principal - La Jolla, CA
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Forever Forests, LLC
Nancy G. Zak - Founder - Ball Ground, GA
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist / Environmental Scientist - Gunnison, CO
Joe Hamrick
Compliance and Wildlife - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Ken Cearley
Texas Agricultural Land Trust - Stewardship Manager for West Texas - San Antonio, TX
LightHawk
Bev Gabe - Communications Manager - Lander, WY
Margo Heekin
- Land Trust Consultant - Fort Bragg, CA
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
Estate Planners
Allen B. Craig, III
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP - Houston, TX
Andrews Kurth LLP
Terri Lacy - Houston, TX
Bill Atwood, MBA, CFE, CFF, CPA
- Red Rock, TX
Duayne Madl
The Madl Company - Investment Advisor - Shawnee, KS
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins, P.C.
Jerry M. Scroggins, Jr. - Houston, TX
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.
Charles W. Hall - Houston, TX
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
Lawrence J. Pirtle - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Kurt Andreason
Andreason Law Firm - Attorney at Law - Sugar Land, TX
Louis M. Ditta
Cenatiempo & Ditta LLP - Houston, TX
MacIntyre & McCulloch, LLP
W. Cameron McCulloch, Jr. - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Mayer Brown LLP
M. Marvin Katz - Houston, TX
Michael R. Tibbets
De Lange, Hudspeth, McConnell & Tibbets, LLP - Houston, TX
Morris Ostrom
Jason Ostrom - Houston, TX
R. Hal Moorman
Moorman Tate Haley Upchurch & Yates, LLP - Brenham, TX
Rodney C. Koenig
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Roger Q Beck
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins - Houston, TX
Stefnee D. Ashlock
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins - Houston, TX
Stephen T. Dyer
Baker Botts L.L.P. - Houston, TX
Weycer, Kaplan, Pulaski & Zuber, P.C.
Paul Daniel Strug - Houston, TX
Winstead PC
Kyle Watson - Managing Shareholder - The Woodlands, TX
Estate Planning Attorneys
Alan V. Ytterberg
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Candace Windel
Windel Prewett PLLC - Houston, TX
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Celeste C. Lawton
Norton Rose Fulbright - Houston, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Donna L. Courville
Boutin Jones Inc. - Of Counsel - Sacramento, CA
Donna Peck
Sprouse Shrader Smith PC - Amarillo, TX
Duncan E. Osborne
Osborne, Helman, Knebel & Scott, LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
George A. Hrdlicka
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, P.C. - Houston, TX
Gwendolyn Lacy
Advocacy Matters LLC - Silver City, NM
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
Jack P. Eckels
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, P.C. - Houston, TX
James E. Brill, P.C.
- Houston, TX
Jennie Michelle Hyatt
Hyatt Law Firm LLC - Attorney At Law - Nacogdoches, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph C. Sleeth, Jr.
Norton Rose Fulbright - Houston, TX
Ken Nunley
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Kristi Franklin Hyatt
Cotton Bledsoe Tighe & Dawson, PC - Midland, TX
Larry George
Crain, Caton & James, PC - Houston, TX
Margaret Menicucci
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Austin, TX
Mark A. Jacob
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Michael J. Cenatiempo
Cenatiempo & Ditta LLP - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Morris Ostrom
Jason Ostrom - Houston, TX
Paige K. Ben-Yaacov
Baker Botts - Houston, TX
R. Eric Viehman
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Ronald W. Kesterson
Baker Botts L.L.P. - Houston, TX
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Sarah Patel Pacheco
Crain, Caton & James, P.C. - Houston, TX
Scott A. Schepps
Jackson Walker - Partner - Houston, TX
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephanie E. Donaho
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Attorney and Counselor - Austin, TX
Winstead PC
Stephanie Loomis-Price - Houston, TX
Yolanda C. Knull
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Agricultural Tax Appraisal Based on Wildlife Management
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Wildlife Division Private Lands and Habitat Program - Austin, TX
Current Use Program
- Concord, NH
Current Use Tax Program
- Montpelier, VT
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Forest Conservation - Property Tax Benefits
Massachusetts Energy & Environmental AffairsMA
Green Acres tax deferral program
MN
Managed Forest Law
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources - Madison, WI
Native Prairie and Wildlife Habitat - Property Tax Benefits
- Des Moines, IA
Native Prairie Tax Exemption Program
Minnesota Department of Natural ResourcesMN
Open Space Conservation - Property Tax Benefits
- Crownsville, MD
Property Tax Benefits for Maintaining Land Use
Georgia Department of RevenueGA
Reforestation Tax Credit Program
- Oregon Department of Forestry - Salem, OR
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Waterfowl Restoration Program
- Cambridge, MD
Wildlife Management Tax Exemption
Comptroller, Property Tax Division - Austin, TX
FSA Local Offices
Archer County Farm Service Agency
Archer City Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Archer City, TX
Baylor County Farm Service Agency
Seymour Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Seymour, TX
Briscoe County Farm Service Agency
Silverton Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Silverton, TX
Brown County Farm Service Agency
Brownwood Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Brownwood, TX
Callahan County Farm Service Agency
Baird Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Baird, TX
Carson County Farm Service Agency
Panhandle Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Panhandle, TX
Childress County Farm Service Agency
Childress Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Childress, TX
Clay-Jack County Farm Service Agency
Henrietta Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Henrietta, TX
Coke-Sterling County Farm Service Agency
Robert Lee Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Robert Lee, TX
Coleman County Farm Service Agency
Coleman Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Coleman, TX
Collingsworth County Farm Service Agency
Wellington Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Wellington, TX
Concho-Menard County Farm Service Agency
Eden Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Eden, TX
Cottle-King County Farm Service Agency
Paducah Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Paducah, TX
Crosby County Farm Service Agency
Crosbyton Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Crosbyton, TX
Dawson County Farm Service Agency
Lamesa Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Lamesa, TX
Deaf Smith County Farm Service Agency
Hereford Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Hereford, TX
Dickens County Farm Service Agency
Spur Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Spur, TX
Donley County Farm Service Agency
Clarendon Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Clarendon, TX
Fisher County Farm Service Agency
Roby Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Roby, TX
Floyd County Farm Service Agency
Floydada Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Floydada, TX
Foard County Farm Service Agency
Crowell Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Crowell, TX
Garza-Borden County Farm Service Agency
Post Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Post, TX
Gray County Farm Service Agency
Pampa Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Pampa, TX
Hall County Farm Service Agency
Memphis Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Memphis, TX
Hansford County Farm Service Agency
Spearman Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Spearman, TX
Hardeman County Farm Service Agency
Quanah Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Quanah, TX
Hartley County Farm Service Agency
Hartley Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Hartley, TX
Haskell County Farm Service Agency
Haskell Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Haskell, TX
Hemphill County Farm Service Agency
Canadian Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Canadian, TX
Howard County Farm Service Agency
Big Spring Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Big Spring, TX
Jones County Farm Service Agency
Anson Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Anson, TX
Kent County Farm Service Agency
Jayton Service Center - Fsa - Farm Service Agency - Jayton, TX
Knox County Farm Service Agency
Knox City Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Knox City, TX
Lipscomb County Farm Service Agency
Follett Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Follett, TX
Lubbock County Farm Service Agency
Lubbock Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Lubbock, TX
Lynn County Farm Service Agency
Tahoka Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Tahoka, TX
Mcculloch County Farm Service Agency
Brady Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Brady, TX
Mitchell County Farm Service Agency
Colorado City Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Colorado City, TX
Moore County Farm Service Agency
Dumas Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Dumas, TX
Motley County Farm Service Agency
Matador Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Matador, TX
Nolan County Farm Service Agency
Sweetwater Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Sweetwater, TX
Ochiltree County Farm Service Agency
Perryton Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Perryton, TX
Oldham County Farm Service Agency
Vega Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Vega, TX
Potter-Armstrong County Farm Service Agency
Amarillo Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Amarillo, TX
Randall County Farm Service Agency
Canyon Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Canyon, TX
Reagan-Upton-Irion-Crockett County Farm Service Agency
Big Lake Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Big Lake, TX
Runnels County Farm Service Agency
Ballinger Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Ballinger, TX
Scurry County Farm Service Agency
Snyder Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Snyder, TX
Shackelford County Farm Service Agency
Albany Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Albany, TX
Stephens County Farm Service Agency
Breckenridge Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Breckenridge, TX
Stonewall County Farm Service Agency
Aspermont Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Aspermont, TX
Taylor County Farm Service Agency
Abilene Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Abilene, TX
Throckmorton County Farm Service Agency
Throckmorton Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Throckmorton, TX
Tom Green County Farm Service Agency
San Angelo Service Center - Farm Service Agency - San Angelo, TX
Wheeler County Farm Service Agency
Wheeler Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Wheeler, TX
Wichita County Farm Service Agency
Iowa Park Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Iowa Park, TX
Wilbarger County Farm Service Agency
Vernon Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Vernon, TX
Young County Farm Service Agency
Graham Service Center - Farm Service Agency - Graham, TX
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Brenda Schick
Singing Stream Conservation Consultants - Principal - La Jolla, CA
Colorado River Land Trust
- Austin, TX
Connemara Conservancy
- Allen, TX
Hill Country Land Trust
- Fredericksburg, TX
Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust
- Washington, DC
John Sanderson
Center for Collaborative Conservation - Director - Fort Collins, CO
Land Legacy
- Tulsa, OK
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Margo Heekin
- Land Trust Consultant - Fort Bragg, CA
Mitigation Futures Conservancy
- McKinney, TX
Native Prairies Association of Texas
- San Marcos, TX
North American Land Trust
- Chadds Ford, PA
Open Space Institute
Jennifer Grossman - Vice President New York Land Program - New York, NY
Robert R Bryan
Forest Synthesis - President/Habitat Conservation Forester - Harpswell, ME
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Habitat Trust Fund
- Moose Jaw, SK
Societe de Protection Fonciere de Saint-Adele
Jean-Louis Poirier - President - Saint-Adele, QC
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Terrafirma RRG LLC
- Burlington, VT
Texas Agricultural Land Trust
- San Antonio, TX
Texas Land Conservancy
- Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
The Barn Group
- Brooks, GA
The Nature Conservancy, Texas Field Office
- Houston, TX
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Dallas, TX
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Belton, MO
Wetlands America Trust
- Memphis, TN
Lawyers
Alejandro Sostre-Odio
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Burgess Jackson
Law Office of Burgess Jackson - Austin, TX
Candace Windel
Windel Prewett PLLC - Houston, TX
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
D. Lynn Tate
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins, P.C.
Jerry M. Scroggins, Jr. - Houston, TX
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
Lawrence J. Pirtle - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James B. Blackburn, Jr.
Blackburn & Carter - Houston, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
Mark A. Jacob
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Michael R. Tibbets
De Lange, Hudspeth, McConnell & Tibbets, LLP - Houston, TX
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Patrick Reznik
Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Attorney and Counselor - Austin, TX
R. Hal Moorman
Moorman Tate Haley Upchurch & Yates, LLP - Brenham, TX
Roger Cox
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Ronald L. Holmes
Holmes Firm PC - Attorney - Dallas, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephanie E. Donaho
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Tiffany Lashmet
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
Winstead PC
Stephanie Loomis-Price - Houston, TX
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Arthur G. Uhl III
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Becky Jolin
Smith Jolin LLP - Austin, TX
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
Conservation Law Center
Christian Freitag - Director - Bloomington, IN
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
David E. Whitten
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Addison, TX
David F. Reid
Eversheds Sutherland - Partner - Houston, TX
David Hartman
Smith, Robertson, Elliott & Douglas, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Eric B. Darnell, ESQ.
Attorney & Counselor at Law - The Darnell Law Firm - El Paso, TX
Gerald Scott Webberman
Jackson Walker LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
Gwendolyn Lacy
Advocacy Matters LLC - Silver City, NM
Helen Currie Foster
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
Jean M. Flores
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Addison, TX
Jerry Webberman
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner, Austin Office - Austin, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Waterlaw - Aspen, CO
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Kyle Ballard
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Of Counsel - Addison, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Michael J. Nasi
Jackson Walker LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Nick Cramer
The Vertex Companies, Inc. - Senior Project Manager - Irving, TX
Paul Seals
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Attorney and Counselor - Austin, TX
Thomas Kelsey
- Attorney at Law - Houston, TX
Waterlaw Patrick, Miller and Noto
Kevin L. Patrick - Denver, CO
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
NRCS Local Offices
Abilene Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Abilene, TX
Albany Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Albany, TX
Amarillo Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Amarillo, TX
Anson Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Anson, TX
Archer City Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Archer City, TX
Aspermont Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Aspermont, TX
Baird Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Baird, TX
Ballinger Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Ballinger, TX
Big Lake Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Big Lake, TX
Big Spring Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Big Spring, TX
Brady Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Brady, TX
Breckenridge Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Breckenridge, TX
Brownwood Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Brownwood, TX
Canadian Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Canadian, TX
Canyon Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Canyon, TX
Childress Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Childress, TX
Clarendon Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Clarendon, TX
Claude Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Claude, TX
Coleman Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Coleman, TX
Colorado City Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Colorado City, TX
Crosbyton Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Crosbyton, TX
Crowell Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Crowell, TX
Dumas Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Dumas, TX
Eden Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Eden, TX
Floydada Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Floydada, TX
Follett Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Follett, TX
Graham Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Graham, TX
Hartley Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Hartley, TX
Haskell Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Haskell, TX
Henrietta Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Henrietta, TX
Hereford Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Hereford, TX
Iowa Park Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Iowa Park, TX
Jacksboro Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Jacksboro, TX
Jayton Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Jayton, TX
Knox City Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Knox City, TX
Lamesa Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Lamesa, TX
Lubbock Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Lubbock, TX
Matador Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Matador, TX
Memphis Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Memphis, TX
Miami Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Miami, TX
Paducah Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Paducah, TX
Pampa Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Pampa, TX
Panhandle Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Panhandle, TX
Perryton Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Perryton, TX
Post Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Post, TX
Quanah Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Quanah, TX
Robert Lee Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Robert Lee, TX
Roby Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Roby, TX
San Angelo Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - San Angelo, TX
Seymour Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Seymour, TX
Silverton Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Silverton, TX
Snyder Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Snyder, TX
Spur Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Spur, TX
Sterling City Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Sterling City, TX
Stinnett Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Stinnett, TX
Sweetwater Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Sweetwater, TX
Tahoka Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Tahoka, TX
Throckmorton Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Throckmorton, TX
Vega Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Vega, TX
Vernon Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Vernon, TX
Wellington Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Wellington, TX
Wheeler Service Center
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Wheeler, TX
Real Estate Attorneys
Alejandro Sostre-Odio
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Arthur G. Uhl III
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
D. Lynn Tate
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Gwendolyn Lacy
Advocacy Matters LLC - Silver City, NM
Julia Lacy Armstrong
Armstrong & Armstrong, P.C. - Partner - Taos, NM
Ken McKay
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC - Shareholder - Houston, TX
Kyle Ballard
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Of Counsel - Addison, TX
Mark A. Jacob
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Nick Cramer
The Vertex Companies, Inc. - Senior Project Manager - Irving, TX
Paul Seals
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Roger Cox
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Ronald L. Holmes
Holmes Firm PC - Attorney - Dallas, TX
Shelly C. Jewett
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Wade King
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
Agricultural Loan Guarantee Program - Texas
Mindy Fryer - Grant Coordinator - Austin, TX
Agricultural Water Conservation Loan Program
Tom Entsminger - Texas Water Development Board - Austin, TX
Center for Invasive Species Eradication (CISE)
Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Economic Development Program
Burl Carraway - Department Head, Sustainable Forestry - College Station, TX
Ecosystem Service Management
Texas Agrilife Extension - College Station, TX
Endangered Species and the Economy Program
- Austin, TX
Forest Stewardship Program - Texas
Shane Harrington - Program Leader - College Station, TX
GO TEXAN Partner Program
Allie Jones - Program Specialist - Austin, TX
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System
- College Station, TX
Innovative Water Technologies
Texas Water Development Board - Austin, TX
Interest Rate Reduction Program - Texas
- Austin, TX
John C. Zwonitzer
Texas A&M AgriLife Research - Associate Research Scientist - Lubbock, TX
Landowner Incentive Program
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Boise, ID
LIP Conserving Texas Rivers Funding Series
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
LIP Partners Watershed Funding Series
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Monarch Butterflies & Milkweed in Texas
Janis Bush, Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio - Program Director - San Antonio, TX
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Nongame and Rare Species Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative
Kirstin Neff - Manager, Southwest Rivers Program - Denver, CO
Rainwater Harvesting - Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Dotty Woodson - Extension Program Specialist – Water Resources - Dallas, TX
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Specialty Crop Block Grant Program
- Austin, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Amarillo
- Amarillo, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Fort Stockton
Staci Schoenfeldt - District Office Manager - Fort Stockton, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Lubbock
Michael Clawson - District Extension Administrator - Lubbock, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Vernon
Dale Dunlap - Extension Administrator - Vernon, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research San Angelo
Kerri Michalewicz - District 7 Office Manager - San Angelo, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Water Education Network
- College Station, TX
Texas A&M Forest Service
- College Station, TX
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute (NRI)
- College Station, TX
Texas Alliance for Water Conservation (TAWC)
- Lubbock, TX
Texas Coastal Wetlands
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension/SeaGrant - Houston, TX
Texas Conservation Action Plan
TPWD - Austin, TX
Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)
- Austin, TX
Texas Equine Incentive Program
- Austin, TX
Texas Farm and Ranch Lands Conservation Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Texas Prairie Wetlands Project (TPWP)
Taylor Abshier - Biologist - Richmond, TX
Texas Private Lands and Habitat Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Wildlife Division - Austin, TX
Texas Superstar®
Brent Pemberton - Texas A&M University Agricultural Research and Extension Center - Overton, TX
Texas Water Resources Institute
- College Station, TX
Texas Wildlife Diversity Program
John Davis - Program Director - Austin, TX
Texas Youth Hunting Program
Chris Mitchell - Director - San Antonio, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Wildlife Habitat Assessment Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Young Farmer Grant Program
Texas Department of Agriculture - Austin, TX
Young Farmer Interest Rate Reduction Program
- Austin, TX
Tax Advisors
Bruce F. Berie
Berie Lamberth, L.L.P.TX
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Credit Brokers
Foss & Company
Tax Credit Specialists - San Francisco, CA

 Succession Planning

   
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Preserving the Family Woods: Tools to Help Guide Transfer to the Next Generation of Landowners
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This publication is about one thing: securing the future of your woods. To get you the information about how to do that, the paper takes two approaches.& ...

 

TexasLawHelp

TexasLawHelp.org is a website dedicated to providing free, reliable legal information to low-income Texans.  It is part of a broader effort within the national legal aid community to use technology, specifically the Internet, to enhance and expand the delivery of legal aid. In 2016, more than 1.5 million users accessed TexasLawHelp.

TexasLawHelp is a joint effort of legal aid, courts, and nonprofit organizations throughout Texas. It is completely free to use. You will never be charged for using any resources on this website. 

 

Connecting retiring landowners and beginning farmers to keep agriculture alive
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Are you a retiring farmer, looking for someone to take over? Land Link is a valuable program that connects beginning farmers with retiring landowners to faciliate farm transfers.

 

Texas Land Trends - Texas landowner changes and trends
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The goal of the Texas Landowner Changes and Trends report is to describe the state's growinf population and changing rural landowners.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Estate Planning for Forest Landowners - What Will Become of Your Timberland?
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The purpose of this book is to provide guidelines and assistance to nonindustrial private  forest owners and the legal, tax, financial, insurance, and forestry professionals who serve  them on the application of estate planning techniques to forest properties.

 

Farm Succession plan important piece of the puzzle
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Designing a succession plan for your farm is important in protecting the assets that you've worked so long and hard to acquire.

 

Guardianship and Conservatorships
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One of a parent’s greatest fears involves what will happen to his or her minor children in the event of the parent’s premature death or incapacity.

 

Federal Reforestation Deduction and Amortization

Qualified reforestation expenditures (or afforestation in the case of planting or seeding nonforested land) paid or incurred in a tax year to a maximum of $10,000 per qualified timber property (QTP) can be immediately deducted by all taxpayers, except trusts.

 

REITs and Timber Taxation
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A real estate investment trust (REIT) is a special tax entity investing in real estate (such as shopping malls, apartments, and timberland).

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

What is a Like Kind Exchange?
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Internal Revenue Code section 1031 establishes the rules for like-kind exchanges. This is a tool that can be used by private landowners to defer real estate transfer taxes by exchanging one piece of property for another.

 

Year End Exchanges
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Like-kind exchanges that commence in one tax year and end in a subsequent tax year are sometimes called Year End Exchanges. Year End Exchanges contain some unique benefits and some hidden pitfalls.

 

Qualified Intermediaries
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A qualified intermediary (QI) is a neutral party who may assist a landowner in facilitating a like-kind exchange. The QI enters into a written agreement, known as the exchange agreement, with the landowner.

 

Show Succession Planning Organizations & Professionals (142)
There are 142 resources serving Rolling Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Succession Planning Organizations & Professionals serving Rolling Plains Region
Conservation Real Estate
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
Joel Rudolph
Morrow Land Group, LLC - Professional Forester - Nacogdoches, TX
King Land & Water LLC
James King - Fort Davis, TX
Michael A. Petter
Resource & Land Management, Inc. - President - Pleasanton, TX
Mick Schmitt
FNC Forest Resource Management - Jacksonville, TX
Phil Bailey, MAI
TerraSource Valuation, LLC - Appraiser - Matthews, NC
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Texas Conservation Connection (TCC)
Carolyn Vogel and Cynthia Inman - Co-founders - Austin, TX
Estate Planners
Allen B. Craig, III
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP - Houston, TX
Andrews Kurth LLP
Terri Lacy - Houston, TX
Bill Atwood, MBA, CFE, CFF, CPA
- Red Rock, TX
Duayne Madl
The Madl Company - Investment Advisor - Shawnee, KS
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins, P.C.
Jerry M. Scroggins, Jr. - Houston, TX
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.
Charles W. Hall - Houston, TX
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
Lawrence J. Pirtle - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Kurt Andreason
Andreason Law Firm - Attorney at Law - Sugar Land, TX
Louis M. Ditta
Cenatiempo & Ditta LLP - Houston, TX
MacIntyre & McCulloch, LLP
W. Cameron McCulloch, Jr. - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Mayer Brown LLP
M. Marvin Katz - Houston, TX
Michael R. Tibbets
De Lange, Hudspeth, McConnell & Tibbets, LLP - Houston, TX
Morris Ostrom
Jason Ostrom - Houston, TX
R. Hal Moorman
Moorman Tate Haley Upchurch & Yates, LLP - Brenham, TX
Rodney C. Koenig
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Roger Q Beck
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins - Houston, TX
Stefnee D. Ashlock
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins - Houston, TX
Stephen T. Dyer
Baker Botts L.L.P. - Houston, TX
Weycer, Kaplan, Pulaski & Zuber, P.C.
Paul Daniel Strug - Houston, TX
Winstead PC
Kyle Watson - Managing Shareholder - The Woodlands, TX
Estate Planning Attorneys
Alan V. Ytterberg
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Candace Windel
Windel Prewett PLLC - Houston, TX
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Celeste C. Lawton
Norton Rose Fulbright - Houston, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Donna L. Courville
Boutin Jones Inc. - Of Counsel - Sacramento, CA
Donna Peck
Sprouse Shrader Smith PC - Amarillo, TX
Duncan E. Osborne
Osborne, Helman, Knebel & Scott, LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
George A. Hrdlicka
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, P.C. - Houston, TX
Gwendolyn Lacy
Advocacy Matters LLC - Silver City, NM
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
Jack P. Eckels
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, P.C. - Houston, TX
James E. Brill, P.C.
- Houston, TX
Jennie Michelle Hyatt
Hyatt Law Firm LLC - Attorney At Law - Nacogdoches, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph C. Sleeth, Jr.
Norton Rose Fulbright - Houston, TX
Ken Nunley
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Kristi Franklin Hyatt
Cotton Bledsoe Tighe & Dawson, PC - Midland, TX
Larry George
Crain, Caton & James, PC - Houston, TX
Margaret Menicucci
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Austin, TX
Mark A. Jacob
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Michael J. Cenatiempo
Cenatiempo & Ditta LLP - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Morris Ostrom
Jason Ostrom - Houston, TX
Paige K. Ben-Yaacov
Baker Botts - Houston, TX
R. Eric Viehman
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Ronald W. Kesterson
Baker Botts L.L.P. - Houston, TX
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Sarah Patel Pacheco
Crain, Caton & James, P.C. - Houston, TX
Scott A. Schepps
Jackson Walker - Partner - Houston, TX
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephanie E. Donaho
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Attorney and Counselor - Austin, TX
Winstead PC
Stephanie Loomis-Price - Houston, TX
Yolanda C. Knull
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Financial Planners
Bill Atwood, MBA, CFE, CFF, CPA
- Red Rock, TX
Teddy Reynolds, B.S.F., R.F., S.R.
Reynolds Forestry Consulting & Real Estate, PLLC - President/CEO - Magnolia, AR
Investment Advisers / CPAs
Bill Atwood, MBA, CFE, CFF, CPA
- Red Rock, TX
Duayne Madl
The Madl Company - Investment Advisor - Shawnee, KS
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC
- Jackson, MS
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Brenda Schick
Singing Stream Conservation Consultants - Principal - La Jolla, CA
Colorado River Land Trust
- Austin, TX
Connemara Conservancy
- Allen, TX
Hill Country Land Trust
- Fredericksburg, TX
Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust
- Washington, DC
John Sanderson
Center for Collaborative Conservation - Director - Fort Collins, CO
Land Legacy
- Tulsa, OK
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Margo Heekin
- Land Trust Consultant - Fort Bragg, CA
Mitigation Futures Conservancy
- McKinney, TX
Native Prairies Association of Texas
- San Marcos, TX
North American Land Trust
- Chadds Ford, PA
Open Space Institute
Jennifer Grossman - Vice President New York Land Program - New York, NY
Robert R Bryan
Forest Synthesis - President/Habitat Conservation Forester - Harpswell, ME
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Habitat Trust Fund
- Moose Jaw, SK
Societe de Protection Fonciere de Saint-Adele
Jean-Louis Poirier - President - Saint-Adele, QC
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Terrafirma RRG LLC
- Burlington, VT
Texas Agricultural Land Trust
- San Antonio, TX
Texas Land Conservancy
- Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
The Barn Group
- Brooks, GA
The Nature Conservancy, Texas Field Office
- Houston, TX
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Dallas, TX
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Belton, MO
Wetlands America Trust
- Memphis, TN
Qualified Intermediaries for 1031 Exchanges
1031 Exchange Advantage, TM
- Carlsbad, CA
1031 Exchange Corporation
- Austin, TX
1031 Exchange Professionals Inc.
David Kuns - San Mateo, CA
1031X.com, Inc.
Steven Hickox and Christopher T. Sayre - Co-founders - Denver, CO
Acacia Exchange Services
- Healdsburg, CA
Amherst Exchange Corporation
- Santa Barbara, CA
Asset Exchange Company
- San Francisco, CA
Asset Preservation, Inc.
- Roseville, CA
Atlas 1031 Exchange, LLC
Andy Gustafson, Certified Exchange Specialist® - President and Founder - Fort Walton Beach, FL
Craig Brown, Esq.
Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc. - Senior Vice President / Regional Manager - Dallas, TX
Custom 1031 Inc.
- Spokane, WA
Exchange Resources, Inc.
- San Diego, CA
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC
Elizabeth Harris - Vice President, Marketing & Business Development - San Diego, CA
Federal Exchange Services, LLC.
- San Antonio, TX
Greg A. Lehrmann
Asset Preservation Inc., Texas - North Texas Division Manager/VP - Austin, TX
Mission Bank 1031 Exchange, LLC
- Bakersfield, CA
Old Republic Exchange Facilitator Company (OREXCO)
Lori De Martini, Esq. - President - Glendale, CA
Rosa Esqueda
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - Senior 1031 Exchange Consultant - Los Angeles, CA
Safe Harbor Exchange, Inc.
- Tustin, CA
Stephen Davis
Safe Harbor Asset Management - Huntington, NY
Sydney A. Miller, CES®
Vice-President - The Texas 1031 Exchange Company - Seguin, TX
Texas Conservation Connection (TCC)
Carolyn Vogel and Cynthia Inman - Co-founders - Austin, TX
The Exchange Connection, Inc.
- Snohomish, WA
The Texas 1031 Exchange Company
Wayne H. Roitsch, CES®, President - Certified Exchange Specialist - Seguin, TX
Xchange Solutions, Inc.
- San Jose, CA
Tax Advisors
Bruce F. Berie
Berie Lamberth, L.L.P.TX
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Law Attorneys
Bruce F. Berie
Berie Lamberth, L.L.P.TX
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Donna Peck
Sprouse Shrader Smith PC - Amarillo, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
Justin W. Clark
Davis, Gerald & Cremer, P.C. - Midland, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Paige K. Ben-Yaacov
Baker Botts - Houston, TX
Scott A. Schepps
Jackson Walker - Partner - Houston, TX
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
Winstead PC
Stephanie Loomis-Price - Houston, TX
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