Schiff's Mission


Schiff Natural Lands Trust, Inc., a non-profit organization, fosters an understanding and appreciation of the natural world through land preservation, environmental stewardship, education, and passive recreational activities.


  • Our Land: To preserve and enhance the ecological value of our land for people and wildlife.
  • Stewardship & Education: To educate and engage the public on good stewardship practices and celebrate our heritage.
  • Recreation & Events: To promote passive recreation within our preserves and offer programs and events consistent with our mission.
  • Sustainability: To ensure long term financial and operational sustainability.

Schiff's 2021-2025 Strategic Plan