The Land Report

Winter 2017

The Magazine of the American Landowner is an essential guide for investors, landowners, and those interested in buying or selling land. The award-winning quarterly is known for its annual survey of America's largest landowners, The Land Report 100.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 86 of 131

W I N T E R 2 0 1 7 | The LandReport 85 LANDREPORT.COM E arlier this year, the Magazine of the American Landowner recognized Turner's lifelong commitment to conservation by honoring him with its Legacy Landowner award. His dedication to conservation is a lifelong phenomenon that dates back to his earliest days and has remained a continuous touchstone. Accord- ing to longtime friend Tom Brokaw, "[Ted] cares about land organically. He knows the birds on the wing. He knows the flowers. He knows the grass. When he turned 75, somebody sent me a description of what he was like when he was a kid. He was a great birder. He was a taxidermist. So when I hunt with him, he's very attentive to the process. He wants to make sure he gets it right." Ted Turner 2,0 0 0,0 0 0 a c res 2 RISE AND SHINE! Ted Turner and Dixie at the ready prior to a morning in the field at Florida's Avalon Plantation. The Land Report 100 TURNER FAMILY COLLECTION

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of The Land Report - Winter 2017