Loudoun County Conservation Easement Stewardship Program
There are over 72,000 acres of land protected by conservation easements in Loudoun County as displayed in the interactive map below. A conservation easement restricts the use or development of real property for any of the following purposes:
Retaining or protecting natural or open-space values of the property
Assuring its availability for agricultural, forestal, recreational, or open-space use
Protecting natural resources
Maintaining or enhancing air or water quality
Preserving the historical, architectural, or archaeological aspects of the property
The Loudoun County Conservation Easement Stewardship Program has been established to work with owners of property with conservation easements to ensure that the terms of the easements continue to be met.