Funding for Conservation

VOF provides funding through its Open-Space Lands Preservation Trust Fund (PTF) and Targeted Environmental Remediation and Restoration Accounts (TERRA) programs. Learn more about these programs, including what kinds of projects are eligible and how to apply for grants. We also have information about some third-party sources of funding for land conservation in Virginia.

Preservation Trust Fund

Grants for open-space easements, including financial assistance for eligible landowners to cover fees, legal costs, and more.

TERRA Program

A grant program established with funds resulting from legal and regulatory actions involving Virginia’s natural resources.

Other Grant Programs

Information about additional federal, state, local, and private sources of funding available for land conservation projects in Virginia.

Help Center

A searchable, categorized database of information about VOF easements, programs, policies, and more.

Document Library

Applications, forms, templates, guidelines, newsletters, and other publications.

Contact Us

A staff directory, an interactive map to locate staff by zip code, and a form to contact board members.