Joseph Fitzsimons spoke at the 20th Annual Texas Land Conservation Conference on March 3, 2016 on the topic of “Mineral Rights Issues and How to Negotiate Them in a Conservation Easement.” The conference was hosted by the Texas Land Trust Council (TLTC). The TLTC was formed in the late 1990s in partnership with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to serve as a support association for all land trusts in Texas. Today, TLTC is an independent nonprofit organization that continues to promote and sustain the conservation efforts of Texas land trusts.
Arthur Uhl participated in a panel discussion on "Can Conservation Easements Work for Agricultural Lands?" at the 2014 Texas Land Conservation Conference hosted by the Texas Land Trust Council on February 28, 2014 in Austin, Texas.