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4,345 Acres Preserved in South Livermore

64 Conservation easements on over 100 properties

 

South Livermore has always been an area rich with fertile soils, good weather, and rolling hills perfect for the cultivation of agriculture, especially vineyards. It is home to the oldest and most prestigious wine regions in California. However, more than 25 years ago, that legacy was almost lost. Through the inception of the South Livermore Valley Area Plan and the creation of the Tri-Valley Conservancy, local interest groups, the cities of Livermore and Pleasanton, developers, wineries, and growers helped preserve the heritage and success of South Livermore as a premier wine-growing region. Today, we enjoy the benefits of its vision of careful development, ag land conservation, and consistent investment in the Livermore area. The map above shows the properties under conservation Easement that are preserved within the South Livermore Valley Area Plan. 

South Livermore Valley Area Plan

The SLVAP allows property owners to subdivide their properties into 20-acre parcels providing that they place their property under Agricultural Conservation Easement.
615 Acres Preserved

South Livermore Valley Specific Plan

South Livermore Valley Specific Plan
The SLVSP requires that one acre must be preserved for every house built and for every acre built on, an additional acre must be preserved (i.e. five houses built on one acre = six acres to be preserved).
3,215 Acres Preserved

Tri-Valley Conservancy Acquisitions

With your help, the Tri-Valley Conservancy has the funds to seek out important agricultural and habitat land in the Tri-Valley for permanent preservation.

So far, we have used the following funds to purchase the development rights of more than 500 acres of land threatened with development.

TVC Funds….$5,659,795

Grants ………..$2,858,333

515 Acres Preserved

Click here to download a PDF copy of the South Livermore Valley Area Plan in its entirety.

Click here to download a PDF copy of the South Livermore Valley Specific Plan in its entirety.