Entries by kate@tetonlandtrust.org

Conservation Comes Full Circle

Teton Regional Land Trust and Teton Full Circle Farm partnered to complete a conservation easement on Wednesday, December 19, 2018.  The 21-acre farm northeast of Victor, Idaho is owned by Erika Eschholz and Ken Michael. The property is located in between the Targhee National Forest and Victor city limits. The small farm is highly valuable […]

Greater Yellowstone Crane Festival Coming to Driggs, Idaho

Teton Regional Land Trust is presenting the Greater Yellowstone Crane Festival on Saturday, September 15th from Noon to 5pm at the Driggs City Center Plaza. The afternoon will include nature-themed arts and crafts for kids, live music, traditional and non-traditional crane dances, poetry readings, and food and drinks from local vendors. The festival is being held […]

Greater Yellowstone Crane Festival Poster Design Contest

Teton Regional Land Trust, on behalf of the Greater Yellowstone Crane Festival, is seeking area artists to submit original poster designs for the inaugural event on September 15, 2018. The winning design will be the official poster for the festival. This will be an annual contest for the festival’s poster design each year. The purpose […]

Land Trust Scholarship Opportunity

Teton Regional Land Trust created a scholarship in honor of Michael B. Whitfield who helped found the organization in 1990 and served as its executive director for 18 years. Whitfield’s passion for and commitment to land conservation in eastern Idaho has been instrumental in the preservation of key landscapes in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. The […]

Teton Creek Farm Property for Sale

Teton Creek Farm is an incredible opportunity to own a scenic, income producing retreat in Teton Valley. A short 5-minute drive from downtown Driggs, this creek side property boasts spectacular Teton and Big Hole views, productive farm ground with water rights and irrigation infrastructure, numerous wildlife species, and a future paved pathway connection to Driggs and […]

Spring Creek Ranch Property for Sale

The Spring Creek Property, containing approximately 180 acres, is located adjacent to Teton Regional Land Trust’s Petzoldt Preserve, 2.5 miles northeast of Tetonia in Teton County, Idaho.  The Property lies within the headwaters of Spring Creek, a tributary of South Leigh Creek. See the attached Location Map for directions to the Property.

Farmland Conserved Near Market Lake

A recent partnership between Ducks Unlimited (DU) and Teton Regional Land Trust has conserved important farmland and open space near the Market Lake Wildlife Management Area.  Thanks to the generosity of Wetlands America Trust, a supporting organization of Ducks Unlimited, the 242 acre property will continue to be used for agriculture and will help buffer […]

Teton River Restoration on HD Dunn & Son Ranch

Teton Regional Land Trust (TRLT) partnered with the Dunn family of the HD Dunn & Son Ranch to complete a Teton River bank restoration project in late December.  The project benefits a variety of wildlife species including the Yellowstone cutthroat trout, Bald Eagle, Trumpeter Swan, Sandhill Crane, and Columbian sharp-tailed grouse. The Land Trust worked […]

Conservation and Agriculture Working Together

Teton Regional Land Trust and two eastern Idaho ranchers recently closed on conservation easements to protect their ranches for future generations.  “We want to keep it this way forever,” said Boyd and Rhea Price reflecting on their land. The Prices are recently retired postal workers and cattle ranchers who own a family ranch near St. […]

International Crane Expert, George Archibald, comes to Wydaho

  The Teton Regional Land Trust was honored to host Dr. George Archibald, world renowned crane expert and Co-founder of the International Crane Foundation, last week in Jackson, Wyoming.  Archibald gave his “Cranes, Grains and Gains” presentation at the National Wildlife Art Museum to a crowd of crane enthusiasts. The presentation shared the story of […]