Media Inquiries

Our Experts

  • Our Board Chairman Darrel Sweet, a rancher in Alameda County, joined the Rangeland Trust in 2002.
  • The Rangeland Trust’s staff of experts work throughout the state to protect rangeland under the leadership of our CEO Nita Vail. Nita has been involved with Rangeland Trust since the very beginning.

Media Inquiries

  • If you are a member of the media looking to contact the Rangeland Trust, please email our Communications Director, Anna-Lisa Giannini, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Or call our office at 916-444-2096.

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About Us

 California Rangeland Trust is a leader in rangeland conservation in the West. Founded in 1998 by a forward thinking group of cattlemen and cattlewomen our team has forever protected more than 275,000 acres of rangeland throughout California.