The California Land Conservation Conference is the largest annual gathering of land trusts, agencies, foundations, and conservation professionals in the state. Our three-day event consists of thought-provoking speakers, powerful networking opportunities, and unparalleled access to decision-makers in the conservation community. 

Take a look the Preliminary Conference Schedule

 Member: $150 day pas

 Non-member: $175 day pass

There are no more discounted Three-Day Passes available. If you opted to pay by check for the Early Bird Pass, checks need to be mailed by January 6th

Tuesday, March 7th

9am - 4pm    Plenary Session

The highlights of this year's plenary session include topics at the forefront of land conservation, featuring talks on engaging youth outside, legislative updates and climate change in California.

Speakers so far include:

Kevin de Leon, President pro Tempore of California Senate
Linus Eukel, CCLT Board Chair/ Executive Director of John Muir Land Trust 
Wendy Jackson, Vice President of Land Trust Alliance
John Laird, Secretary of Natural Resources (Invited)
Ben McCue, Executive Director of Outdoor Outreach

6pm - 8pm    A Night Celebrating California Conservation

Join us at Seasons for an evening of farm-to-fork fare, local beer and wine, and an amazing opportunity to network with colleagues and partners while enjoying a fun evening out. This event always sells out so get your tickets fast! 

Wednesday, March 8th

9am - 4pm    Concurrent Workshop Sessions

Community Engagement
Education & Recreation 
Finance and Operations
Fund Development
Real Estate

4pm - 5pm    Closing Reception and Conservation Awards 

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Conservation Law Forum
Land Trust Advocacy Panel 
Executive Directors Summit
Funding Opportunities Panel
Mitigation Workshops
Stewardship Summit



  • When

  • Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - Thursday, March 9, 2017
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Pacific Time

  • Where

  • UC Davis Conference Center
    550 Alumni Lane
    Davis, California 95616

Additional Information

California Council of Land Trusts has secured a limited number of discounted rooms at the UC Davis Hyatt just steps from the conference center. These rooms are limited and will go fast so book yours today! Room rates are only secured for 3/6 - 3/8. 

Hyatt Place UC Davis
173 Old Davis Road Extension
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 756-9500

If you are unable to secure reservations at the UC Davis Hyatt our suggested hotel is the Hallmark Inn.Note: We do not have discounted rates available at this hotel. 

Hallmark Inn
110 F Street
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 753-3600

The closest parking to the conference center is the Gateway Parking Structure across from the Mondavi Center via the south campus entrance (UC Davis exit off of I-80). 

Parking is $9 a day.



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