About IRLT

Established in 1990 to save McKee Botanical Garden, IRLT continues to protect important natural resources in our community.

With your support we will continue to promote the conservation and preservation of land and water in Indian River County, Florida.

In The News

Interview of Ken Grudens with Bob Soos
A talk about the Land Trust and related issues.

Land Trust Protects Last Piece of the Lost Tree Island Archipelago

Events Calendar

Land Water Wildlife: Caring for OUR Lagoon

Annual Benefit Rock City Gardens
November 12, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Thursday November 12th will be an exciting evening as the Land Trust celebrates Caring for...

Lagoon Greenway

Conservation Tour
November 13, 2015 - 9:00 am
This exciting property boasts an ecologically diverse three-mile trail system for hiking, ...

Fish Out Of Water

The Indian River Land Trust works with local organizations to bring the lagoon inside the Vero Beach Museum Of Art.

By Melissa Karen Sances

Making a Difference

Indian River Land Trust offers a variety of volunteer opportunities. If you are interested in volunteering, see our IRLT Volunteer Information. Thank you for your interest!

The Indian River Land Trust assists landowners in planning for the stewardship of their properties to preserve the landscape. We provide a number of programs for landowners interested in working with us to protect their lands in perpetuity while providing support to the ongoing conservation efforts of our community.

Over 900 acres in Indian River County, 8 miles of Lagoon shoreline, 7 acres of fresh water ponds, 2 family-friendly nature preserves open to the public, 370 species of birds, 685 species of fish Your efforts, your dedication, your persistence. Our appreciation, gratitude and thanks.