Braman Preserve by Nigel P. Kent

Explore Your Local Land Trust

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Genesee Land Trust preserves and protects natural lands and waterways that enhance the quality of life in the greater Rochester region—providing wildlife habitat, locally grown food, and connections to nature.

Blue-eyed grass, Genesee Land Trust staff photo


Spending time outdoors leads to better health – and fun. Explore your lands…


Providing homes for plants and animals, bringing joy, and creating a healthy environment…


This region’s heritage and future are strengthened by local family farms…


Often overlooked in our community are ways to connect to nature via trails, gardens and recreation…

You can be the difference when you share with Genesee Land Trust your time, talent, and gifts.

Your local land trust is a valuable resource that focuses on protecting natural wildlife habitat, connecting people to nature, supporting local food systems, and conserving important lands along Lake Ontario. 

Zarpentine Farms, photo by Adam Montoya

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“I wanted to do something that honors my family’s long history to this place,”
— Eleanor Maguire Diamond