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Integrated Land Management

Integrated Land Management (ILM) is the strategic planned approach to managing and reducing the human-caused footprint on public land.

Services and information

Integrated Land Management is a collaborative approach to integrating land and resources.

Learn how to submit a nomination for the Shared Footprints award.

Some land users have reduced their collective footprint by sharing knowledge, planning together and sharing the land base.

Some web resources to learn more about Integrated Land Management (ILM) and managing public land and resources.


The goals of Integrated Land Management are:

  • To reduce land-use disturbances relative to what would occur in the absence of integrated efforts
  • To foster a stewardship ethic in all land users

Find out more at Integrated Land Management – Overview.