- Standard 9: Ensuring Sound Transactions

The land trust works diligently to see that every land and conservation agreement transaction is legally, ethically and technically sound.


A. Legal Review and Technical Expertise

The land trust obtains a legal review of every land and conservation agreement transaction, appropriate to its complexity, by a lawyer or notary experienced with real estate law. As dictated by the project, the land trust secures appropriate expertise in financial, real estate, tax, scientific, and land and water management matters.