OSPREY, FL (August 29, 2016) Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast and the Community Foundation of Sarasota County present “Preserving Land in Perpetuity”, a professional education seminar featuring Stephen J. Small, recognized as the nation’s leading authority on private land protection strategies. Attorneys, CPAs, trust officers, and financial planners will find this session engaging and informative as Small shares his knowledge based on three decades of experience working with professional advisors and their clients. Continuing education credits are available for this half-day seminar, which will be held at the Sarasota Yacht Club, 1100 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota on Friday, September 23, 8:30am to Noon. Registration of $175 includes one admission to the seminar and an invitation to a private reception at Bay Preserve the evening prior. Visit www.conservationfoundation.com/seminar for C.E details and to register.
“We are fortunate to have this opportunity to bring a speaker of Steve Small’s caliber to our region,” notes Christine Johnson, president of Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast. “His knowledge and experience in private land protection is unsurpassed.”
Stephen J. Small authored the series “Preserving Family lands” and wrote the federal Income Tax Regulations on Conservation Easements as attorney-advisor in the Office of Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service. To learn more, visit www.stevesmall.com.
Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast saves land, forever, preserving those special natural lands that make our region extraordinary. Working with landowners, businesses, and government, they protect the character and natural integrity of the bays, beaches, barrier islands and their watersheds on Florida’s Gulf Coast. A nationally accredited land trust, the Foundation purchases natural areas, holds land preservation agreements and educates for responsible land and water stewardship in Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte and Lee Counties. Learn more at www.conservationfoundation.com.