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Wild Waterways Conservancy

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
539 Main Street
Harmony, PA, 16037
Phone: (724) 504-3774
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Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 2010
PA Counties of Operation Beaver, Butler, Lawrence
Adopted S&P no

Mission or Purpose
The mission of the Wild Waterways Conservancy is to protect and enhance the natural resources of the Connoquenessing and Slippery Rock Watersheds. Recognizing that the waterways and their surrounding lands provide critical habitat for species of concern; feature tremendous potential as a national destination for recreational opportunities; and include some of western Pennsylvania’s most scenic open space; the Wild Waterways Conservancy seeks to work cooperatively with both private and public partners to preserve the watersheds’ unique ecological and community features. The Wild Waterways Conservancy will actively seek to protect land through voluntary agreements with landowners, pr

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 813
Acres Owned 507
Acres Under Easement 6
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 300
Other Acres Protected‡

Figures accurate as of 1/1/2020.

† 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.