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Minnesota Land Trust

Minnesota Land Trust, a nonprofit 501(c)(3)

 2356 University Avenue West, Suite 240

Saint Paul, MN 55114

Phone: 651-647-9590




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Located on the Green Line, across the street from Raymond Station. On bus routes 16, 21, 63 and 67. Nice Ride location across the street, available seasonally. Parking available on the south side of the building and on the street (metered).




Land Trust Accreditation Commission    Charities Review Council


Interest for Others  Guidestar Platinum


Clean Water Land and Legacy Amendment Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund


What does the land trust have to do with our state's culture?

Burntside Lake, with Listening Point in the far distance. Staff photo was taken from nearby island also protected forever by the Land Trust.Our mission is to protect and restore Minnesota's most vital natural lands in order to provide wildlife habitat, clean water, outdoor experiences and scenic beauty for generations to come.

Scenic beauty? Should that be a part of a conservation organization's mission?

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Another permanent land protection project for the Root River area!

Photo by Steve SmithBirds, trout, school kids, paddlers. That’s just the start of the list of those that benefit from the Root River watershed.

And now 86 acres of forest, wetlands and open water are protected forever by Root River landowners Monica and Geoff Griffin, and the Minnesota Land Trust.

“If I could choose a single spot for a conservation easement,” mused Program Manager Nick Bancks, “this tract of land would be in my top five for sure.”

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