Natural Areas Program
Wisconsin offers landowners property tax benefits if they enter into conservation easements under the program.

WIS. STAT. § 70.40, .32.

The tax assessor must consider the factors which affect the value of the property, such as the effect of a conservation easement or restriction.

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Related Success Stories for Natural Areas Program

Arnold Air Force Base Conservation Core Team
A Conservation Core Team initiated by Arnold AFB is helping restore and protect listed species and important habitat on Tennessee’s southeastern Highland Rim.

Dakota County Minnesota Farmland and Natural Areas Program
This voluntary program seeks to protect 5,000-10,000 acres of priority Dakota County farmlands and natural areas over the next 10 years.