Protecting the Land You Love

FBC to Apply for Accreditation Renewal

Public Notice

The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that
meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands
forever. Frenchman Bay Conservancy is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of
accreditation. A public comment period is now open.

The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, conducts an extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs.
Frenchman Bay Conservancy is proud to apply for renewal, a mark of excellence for land
trusts that must abide by strict standards and practices in land conservation to achieve
accreditation.

The Commission invites public input and accepts signed, written comments on pending
applications. Comments must relate to how Frenchman Bay Conservancy complies with
national quality standards. These standards address the ethical and technical operation of
a land trust. For the full list of standards see http://www.landtrustaccreditation.org/help-and-resources/indicator-practices.

To learn more about the accreditation program and to submit a comment, visit
www.landtrustaccreditation.org, or email your comment to info@landtrustaccreditation.org. Comments may also be faxed or mailed to the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, Attn: Public Comments: (fax) 518-587-3183; (mail) 36 Phila Street, Suite 2, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

Comments on Frenchman Bay Conservancy’s application will be most useful by
December 14, 2018. Thank you.