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Heard of Georgia Legacy? Georgia Legacy:

December 7, 2015

Heard of Georgia Legacy?

Georgia Legacy: Establishing Dedicated Funding for Conservation in Georgia

Friday, December 11, 2015 7:30-9:00 am
All Saints’ Episcopal Church
With the goal of conserving Georgia’s precious natural resources – its people, jobs, land and water – The Conservation Fund, The Georgia Conservancy, Georgia Wildlife Federation, The Nature Conservancy, Park Pride and The Trust for Public Land joined forces in 2010 to form a coalition called Georgia Legacy.

Georgia currently lacks a sustainable source of funding for land and water conservation – Georgia Legacy seeks to change that.

The aim of Georgia Legacy is to support conservation initiatives in three priority areas, by establishing a dedicated funding mechanism to:

– Allow for the acquisition of lands critical to the protection of water, wildlife and outdoor recreation
– Assist local governments in the acquisition and improvement of parks and trails
– Provide for the stewardship of existing conservation lands

Join them to discuss and learn more about Georgia Legacy.

Stacy Funderburke, Assistant Regional Counsel, The Conservation Fund
Deron Davis, Executive Director, The Nature Conservancy in Georgia
Curt Soper, Georgia/Alabama State Director, The Trust for Public Land
Overview & Introduction from:
Leah Dixon, Advocacy Director, The Georgia Conservancy

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