They are unprotected, and they are disappearing.
You look at open, undeveloped space and
wonder, "Will it be gone before the next
generation gets to see it?"

» Why Conservation?

natural areas



Red-tail protects over 2700 acres of natural areas
and farm land in east central Indiana. Many of
these areas are open to the public offering nature
trails and wildlife viewing opportunities.

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our nature trails



The Red-tail Land Conservancy plans for
a future where the natural beauty of
east central Indiana still exists.

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for The Land


We continue to find high quality natural areas and working lands worthy of preserving for future generations.


We offer landowners numerous conservation options with which they can protect their land from future development.


We plant native trees and eradicate acres of aggressive, non-native species in order to maintain wildlife habitat in east central Indiana.

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Nature Resolutions Can Be Easier to Keep

Nature Resolutions Can Be Easier to Keep

What did you resolve to change in 2017? Perhaps like most people you promised to be more healthy, learn a new skill, save more money, or spend more time with family and friends. Are those resolutions you bravely made at the beginning...

Announcing: Valena Woods

Red-tail Land Conservancy is pleased to announce the purchase of 46 acres along White River just west of Yorktown, Indiana, to be named Valena Woods. This riparian woodlands is the fourteenth nature preserve owned by Red-tail. Also, we have recorded nineteen conservation easements, for a total of...

Supported in part by:

Ball Brothers Foundation
George and Frances Ball Foundation
The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware Co., Inc.
Henry County Community Foundation