The Eagle Valley Land Trust, a private, nonprofit organization established in 1982, to preserve land that provides important wildlife habitat, scenic vistas and historic ranching heritage in Eagle County, is looking for local opinions.? So far the Land Trust has been able to protect almost 10,000 acres of land in Eagle County through conservation easements and land purchases.?
We all treasure the Vail Valley for a wealth of reasons; for the sheer beauty of the mountains, for the clean air, for the abundance of wonderful activities we enjoy season to season and for the important, enriching times we are able to spend with our families and friends in such a wonderful environment.?
The Land Trust has?preserved 1,800 acres of land that is now part of?Sylvan Lake State Park, the East Vail waterfall and three miles of?Colorado river frontage.?