Case Studies: Urban Agriculture and Community Land Trusts
How CLTs Secure & Protect Land
This case study project of the National Community Land Trust Network was led by Jeffrey Yuen, with assistance from Greg Rosenberg. Each case study contains a description of the various land trust projects, the type of trust, and lessons learned.
Publications, Presentations and Other Resources
Strengthening security of land tenure is a core focus of community land trusts. CLTs have utilized diverse tenure arrangements to carry out their role in procuring and securing land, including fee simple ownership, ground leases, deed restrictions, and easements.
The following resources can hep you learn more about CLTs and their benefits to urban agriculture projects.