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Allegheny Valley Land Trust

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
PO Box 422
Kittanning, PA, 16201
Phone: (724) 543-4478
Fax: (724) 543-1783
Web: http://alleghenyvalleylandtrust.org/
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Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust, Trail Group
Year Founded 1991
PA Counties of Operation Armstrong, Clarion
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
Allegheny Valley Land Trust will protect and convert railroad corridors into trails for public use, thereby providing opportunities for commuters and outdoor recreational activities. Our projects will maintain the integrity of these corridors for future transportation use while acting as an economic stimulus for the area communities.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 799
Acres Owned 712
Acres Under Easement 75
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 12
Other Acres Protected‡

Figures accurate as of 12/31/2017.


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.