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Natural Lands

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
1031 Palmers Mill Rd.
Media, PA, 19063
Phone: (610) 353-5587
Web: http://www.natlands.org
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Natural lands Accredited

Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1961
PA Counties of Operation Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Chester, Delaware, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Schuylkill, Wayne, Wyoming
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
Natural Lands is a non-profit, regional land conservation organization working to protect the most critical remaining open lands in the greater Philadelphia region.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 49,782
Acres Owned 12,393
Acres Under Easement 20,601
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 937
Other Acres Protected‡ 15,851

Figures accurate as of 12/31/2015.


Notes
† Pertains to land that has been acquired by the land trust and than reconveyed to a local, county or state, state or federal government entity for conservation purposes.
‡ Other pertains to assistance in transactions including preparation and negotiation work and/or the reconveyance of land to another private conservation organization.