Land Resources FAQ

Why does the Authority acquire land?

How does the Authority decide on how much to pay for property that they purchase?

Where does the money come from for acquisition?

How does the Authority's acquisition program differ from the County Parks and Recreation Division?

Does the Authority pay property taxes on land that they own?

What is the impact of removing Authority-owned lands from the tax roll?

Can I visit some of the Authority's other properties?

How much does it cost to rent the canoes and kayaks on the Preserves?

Is camping allowed on Authority-owned land?

Can I ride my ATV on the Preserves?

Can I hunt on the Preserves?

Can I take my dog to the Preserves?

Can I collect plants or wildlife from the Preserves?

Is horseback riding allowed on the Preserves?

Is alcohol allowed on the Preserves?