Easement and Planning Grant Application Information

Request for Grant Applications

The 2018-19 SALC grant application period closed on September 13, 2019.

Application Materials

Sustainable Agricultural Land Conservation Planning Grants​

Planning Grant Pre-proposal Worksheet

Planning Grant Application

Planning Grant Technical Assistance Webinar

Agricultural Conservation Easements (ACEs)


​FY 2018-19 Informational Documents​

2018-19 SALC Program Guidelines (approved for release on December 20, 2018)

FY 2018-19 Air Resources Board Quantification ​M​ethodology ​(under development)​


​Sample Documents

Planning Grant Supporting Material

Planning Grant Agreement Template

Easement Grant Sample Documents and Supporting Material

(most recently available documents)

PTR Review Chart (optional)

Sample Landowner Letter of Intent

Sample Letter to the Planning Director

Easement Grant Agreement Template
SALC Program Easement Template (with checklist)​

Overview and Preparation of Agricultural Conservation Easement Appraisals

Priority Population Status (previously known as Disadvantaged Community status)
Priority Population Benefits Checklist​

CARB's Priority Populations map​s (SB 535 and AB1550) ​


Please refer to the Managing Your Grant page for additional forms and templates.

Have questions? Please contact the SALC team at (916) 324-0850 or salcp@conservation.ca.gov for more information.