Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program Updated:08/2022

SALC invites applications for projects that protect agricultural land and reduce greenhouse gases. Funding is available to cities, counties, Native American tribes, land trusts, and other governmental and non-profit entities.  The SALC Program supports agricultural land conservation, economic growth, and sustainable development by providing grants for three types of projects:

  • Land Use Planning grants that support the development of local and regional land use policies and economic development strategies to protect critical agricultural land
  • Agricultural Conservation Acquisition grants to permanently protect croplands, rangelands, and lands utilized for the cultivation of traditional resources from conversion to non-agricultural uses.?
  • Capacity and Project Development grants to expand organizational capacity to develop agricultural conservation acquisition projects.?

Contact Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program

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Contact Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program

California Department of Conservation
Division of Land Resource Protection
715 P Street
MS 1900
Sacramento, CA  95814
Phone: (916) 324-0850
Fax: (916) 327-3430

Service Area

Statewide Program in:
  • California