Become a Member or Renew Today!

Memberships are the backbone of this organization. Your commitment to the mission of Bear Yuba Land Trust provides the solid base of support so BYLT can continue to protect, restore and care for our lands. Your contribution to BYLT is fully tax deductible (tax ID #68-0256981). Members can either donate an annual sum, or set up recurring monthly payments as an Open Land Sustainer.


Annual Membership Levels

| $35 – Student/ Volunteer |

Becoming a Student or Volunteer Member supports administration and operations expenses. Benefits for this tier include receiving a supporter decal, BYLT digital newsletters, event discounts, and access to the Conservation Library.

$60Supporter: Individual |

Becoming an Individual Supporter Member supports administration and operations expenses. Benefits for this tier include all of the rewards in the previous membership tier.

$100Supporter: Family |

Becoming a Supporter Family (2+ people in the same household) supports administration and operations expenses. Benefits for this tier include all of the rewards in the previous membership tier plus a twice yearly publication.

| $120 – Advocate |

Becoming an Advocate Member supports Bear Yuba Land Trust causes at the local, state and national level. Benefits for this tier include the rewards in all of the previous membership tiers plus a BYLT tote bag.

$240 – Steward |

Becoming a Steward Member supports the management of over 15,000 conserved acres a year through annual land monitoring. Benefits for this tier include the rewards in all of the previous membership tiers plus special invites to In the Field events.

| $360- Trailblazer |

Becoming a Trailblazer Member supports the maintenance of one mile of trail year round and helps to build sustainable funding for future trail projects. Benefits for this tier include the rewards in all of the previous membership tiers plus a BYLT hat, a pin set,  and acknowledgement at BYLT kiosks.

| $600- Guardian |

Becoming a Guardian Member supports the protection and enhancement of the land through annual restoration and pollinator projects. Benefits for this tier include the rewards in all of the previous membership tiers plus a BYLT stainless steel bottle and a garden kit.

| $1,200- Oak Tree Society | 

Becoming an Oak Tree Society Member supports the acquisition of vial lands. Benefits for this tier include the rewards in all of the previous membership tiers plus an invitation to attend one land tour a year. 

| $5,000+ – Legacy Circle |

Becoming a Legacy Circle Member supports land conservation to ensure a resilient and vibrant organization, in perpetuity. Benefits for this tier include the rewards in all of the previous membership tiers.

Become an Annual Member

Become an Open Land Sustainer

Make a monthly membership commitment to become an Open Land Sustainer. A monthly commitment to the mission of BYLT supports the protection, restoration, and care for open spaces and wild places and supports projects throughout the year and sustains ongoing projects. Open Land Sustainers receive the same benefits listed above.

$5/month – Supporter: Individual |

| $10/month – Advocate |

$20/month – Steward |

| $30/month- Trailblazer |

| $50/month- Guardian |

| $100/month- Oak Tree Society |

Become a Monthly Open Land Sustainer

Gift Memberships

What better gift to a friend or family member than a membership in Bear Yuba Land Trust?  It’s a nice way to recognize important events like birthdays or graduations. It says to your special person that you are connecting them with their home, with the effort to protect our quality of life. They too will become part of the effort to preserve the open space in our community.

Gift Membership

A letter of acknowledgment will be sent to the new member of our organization.


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