54,209

acres protected

86

farms and ranches protected

$89,664,593

invested in protecting Marin farms and ranches since 1980

MALT-protected lands include

141 miles of creeks and streams

702 acres of wetlands

12,767 acres of forested habitat

38,158 acres of grassland/rangeland

MALT-protected lands support

60 beef cattle operations

26 dairy cow operations

25 sheep operations

19 wool producers

5 artisan cheesemakers

8 egg producers

12 fruit and vegetable producers

Our Stories

2019 Accomplishments: Video

November 12, 2019

Celebrate what we’ve accomplished together. Watch a short video highlighting MALT’s work to protect at-risk farmland in Marin.

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Protected land climate change

Can California’s protected farmland fight climate change?

October 16, 2019

One powerful tool to address climate change that does not receive a lot of public attention is employing land use planning policies that preserve working farms and ranches.

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Kathryn Lyddan

Meet Kathryn Lyddan: She’s Creating Community through Protecting Food Production

September 19, 2019

MALT is proud to introduce Kathryn Lyddan, Associate Director of Conservation, Acquisitions. She’s the new point person for landowners to contact when they are interested in protecting their farmland for farming forever.

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