Our Mission

We believe that conservation must grow bigger and bolder to achieve our society’s values.  GreenTrust Alliance pursues this belief by building strategic partnerships with public and private entities to identify, acquire, restore and conserve environmentally degraded ecosystems. As a result, we enhance ecological functions and habitat values at a large scale that provide a more sustainable environment.  

Our Vision

We are the Mid-Atlantic region’s pre-eminent facilitator of both small- and large-scale leading-edge restoration, green infrastructure and conservation projects through:

  • Application of innovative technical and financial techniques and approaches to large scale habitat restoration, conservation, and preservation that meet funder objectives, regulatory requirements, and our mission.

  • Connecting local land trusts and other mission-driven local strategic partners in the non-profit realm to complex markets for restoration and land conservation

  • Assisting agency partners with identifying, siting and delivering large scale restoration and conservation projects to maximize landscape sustainability in the region.

  • Enabling resilient landscapes and communities by blending the strength of private capital, public funding and leading-edge technical capabilities to advance more quickly good environmental restoration results