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Wildlife Heritage Foundation

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Wildlife Heritage Foundation is a land conservation group based in Lincoln, CA that was founded in 2001. As of 2019 they had $6.4 million in revenue and $78 million in assets.

To protect, enhance, and restore wildlife habitat on lands conserved for the benefit of future generations. To protect, enhance, and restore wildlife habitat on lands conserved for the benefit of future generations. To protect, enhance, and restore wi...

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Program areas at Wildlife Heritage Foundation

Wildlife heritage foundation protects, enhances, and restores wildlife habitat and provides nature education for youth. In 2018, we permanently protected an additional 26,617 acres with three conservation easements, and performed stewardship and management for 184 conservation easements protecting 95,289 acres of wildlife habitat and open space.

Wildlife heritage foundation provides outdoor educational and recreational events for all ages, but with a particular focus on youth, to increase understanding and appreciation for the natural world. We provide educational workshops on our protected properties on the subjects of wildlife, wetlands, pollinators, wildflowers, water cycle and other natural resources and habitats found in California. The conducted 18 workshops in 2018 for 6th and 7th graders in partnership with the western placer unified school district. We worked with the lincoln high school farm property to plan pollinator projects. We conducted two creek cleanups on the auburn ravine creek.

Form 990s for Wildlife Heritage Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Jun 13, 2017990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Wildlife Heritage Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$18,451
Program services$3,528,244
Investment income and dividends$2,070,502
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$832,551
Net income from fundraising events$-275
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$6,449,473

Vendors for Wildlife Heritage Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-02
███████ ██████████ ███Tax accounting2019-11-15
██████ █████Legal Services$233,3902018-12-01
█████ ███████ ███Land Management Expenses$482,4682018-12-01
██ ████ ███ ████████ ████████Land Management Expenses$140,3642018-12-01
█████████ ████████Software2018-05-03
█████ ███████████ ███████████Tax accounting2014-11-19

Personnel at Wildlife Heritage Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Cassandra WalkerTreasurer and Chief Financial Officer$0Dec. 31, 2018
Darla GuenzlerExecutive Director$153,000Jan. 31, 2020
██████ ███████Advancement Manager-Oct. 19, 2017
████ ██████Secretary$0July 14, 2019
████ ██████President$0July 14, 2019

Peer land conservation organizations

1The Pacific Forest Trust501(c)(3)$9.2 millionSan Francisco, CA
2Wildcoast501(c)(3)$1.9 millionImperial Beach, CA
3Rivers and Lands Conservancy501(c)(3)$2.2 millionRiverside, CA
4Sierra Foothill Conservancy (SFC)501(c)(3)$3.4 millionMariposa, CA
5Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST)501(c)(3)$31 millionPalo Alto, CA
6San Diego Habitat Conservancy501(c)(3)$3.4 millionSan Diego, CA
7Sudbury Valley Trustees (SVT)501(c)(3)$2.5 millionSudbury, MA
8Nisqually Land Trust501(c)(3)$3.4 millionLacey, WA
9Wildlands Conservancy501(c)(3)$7.1 millionEmmaus, PA
10Indian River Land Trust501(c)(3)$1.9 millionVero Beach, FL
11Katy Prairie Conservancy501(c)(3)$4.5 millionHouston, TX
12Berkshire Natural Resources Council501(c)(3)$2.9 millionPittsfield, MA
13NC Coastal Land Trust501(c)(3)$16 millionWilmington, NC
14Friends of the Columbia Gorge Land Trust501(c)(3)$3.2 millionPortland, OR
15Keweenaw Land Trust501(c)(3)$1.6 millionHancock, MI
16Land Trust of Santa Cruz County501(c)(3)$3.2 millionSanta Cruz, CA
17The California Desert Land Conservancy the Mojave Desert Land Trust501(c)(3)$5.0 millionJoshua Treee, CA
18Save the Redwoods League501(c)(3)$29 millionSan Francisco, CA
19Elkhorn Slough Foundation501(c)(3)$10 millionMoss Landing, CA
20Laguna Canyon Foundation501(c)(3)$1.6 millionLaguna Beach, CA
21Land Trust of Napa County501(c)(3)$10 millionNapa, CA
22Feather River Land Trust (FRLT)501(c)(3)$2.1 millionQuincy, CA
23Sonoma Land Trust501(c)(3)$6.1 millionSanta Rosa, CA
24Sanctuary Forest501(c)(3)$2.2 millionWhitethorn, CA
25Madison Audubon Society501(c)(3)$3.4 millionMadison, WI