Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Supporting agricultural conservation, economic growth, and sustainable development

About SALC

The Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation (SALC) Program fights climate change by protecting our productive farm┬Člands and encouraging compact transit-oriented communities.

Previous Awards

Learn about SALC awards. Contact us to access previous awarded projects.

Previous Guidelines

Find guideline resources from previous funding rounds.

The SALC Program protects at-risk agricultural lands from sprawl development in order to promote growth within existing jurisdictions, ensure open space remains available, and support a healthy agricultural economy. SALC is one of the many California Investments programs. For more information about these investments, visit:

California Climate Investments Department of Conservation