Conserving Land • Protecting Resources
Since 1987

As of January 1, 2024, the Rensselaer Land Trust has merged with the Rensselaer Plateau Alliance. For all questions regarding donations, events, land, or other matters, please visit or call 518-712-9211. For questions about the merger, use extension 101 to speak with Jim Bonesteel. You can expect a new name and logo for our merged organization by Spring / Summer 2024 and a new website by the end of the year!

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The Rensselaer Land Trust is an active partner in many trail projects with partners, and on our own preserves. Trails and greenways provide recreational opportunities and environmental benefits, including public health, economic and transportation benefits, and positive effects on community pride and identity.