Land conservation spurs education effort
By Elizabeth Cernota Clark
In 2002, with property values rising as dramatically as urban development, and with no children to inherit their land, Bruce and Bernice Jordan arranged with the Hill County Land Trust for an easement to protect their 132-acre farm in the Texas Hill County.
The idea, says Mr. Jordan, is “so the animals can live in peace…no shooting on the place.”
Private landowners throughout the