Open-space easement

Open-space easement

An easement requiring that a certain section of property remain undeveloped.
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Specifically, donations of open-space easements to the State of Tennessee must be accepted by the commissioner of agriculture.
Private nonprofit groups like the Trust for Public Land have pioneered the use of open-space easements, where property owners keep land undeveloped in return for tax benefits.