Ag Land Preservation Workshops

Preservation and Stewardship of Hawaii’s Agriculture Lands

Utilizing Federal, State and County Funds to Achieve Landowner and Community Goals

Oʻahu RC&D is pleased to announce a series of workshops exploring strategies and financial incentives to preserve and care for Hawaiʻi’s agricultural lands.  Attendees will have the opportunity to talk with land preservation experts from Federal, State and County agencies, local land trusts and conservation organizations, and hear from landowners who have decided to preserve their land.

All workshops will be held from 8:30am to 2:30pm.  Morning sessions include an overview of land preservation tools (including conservation easements and important ag lands), and the afternoon session includes round table discussions with our expert presenters.

A registration fee is required and covers refreshments and lunch.  If you are unable to pay with a credit card, please send an email to  We will provide further instructions. Additional questions or problems about the registration process?  Call Oʻahu RC&D: 808-622-9026.


Maui: Thursday October 21

Download workshop agenda: Maui Workshop.


Big Island: Wednesday October 23

Download workshop agenda: Hawaiʻi Island Workshop.
Funding for the workshops comes from the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, with partner support provided by Hawaii DLNR-Division of Forestry and Wildlife, the Hawaiian Islands Land Trust, the Molokaʻi Land Trust, the North Shore Community Land Trust, the Trust for Public Land, Maui County Open Space Preservation Program, Kauaʻi County Open Space Preservation Program, City and County of Honolulu Clean Water and Natural Lands Program, Tom Pierce -Attorney at Law, and Dedicated Landowners.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex (including gender identity and expression), marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, political beliefs, genetic information, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program.

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