Established 1992

Waukesha County Land Conservancy

Protecting and caring for environmentally significant land
and water in Waukesha County for future generations.

VISION

 Protect all available, environmentally
significant land and water in Waukesha County

MISSON

Protect and care for environmentally significant land and water in Waukesha County for future generations

VALUES

  • Strong Land Ethic Based on Science
  • People, Partners, and Community Engagement Solid Financial
  •  Management Personal and Organizational Accountability 
  • Trust and Transparency 
  • Organizational Excellence
The Holtz Farm Conservation Easement. 
The largest privately owned Oak Savannah in Waukesha County.

STRATEGIC GOALS

  • Protect a total of 4,000 acres by 2022 using a science-based approach.
  • Sustain and improve the conservation values of our protected properties
through science-based adaptive restoration and stewardship practices.
  • Create and operationalize a diversified funding plan to sustain the organization. 
  • Strengthen the organization through expanding and diversifying the board, committees, staff, partners, and volunteers.
  • Achieve organizational excellence and Land Trust Alliance (LTA) Accreditation by 2020.
  • Focus our outreach on making nature fun and connecting people to the environment.
Click image above to read Strategic Plan.