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American Battlefield Trust


Contact Information
1156 15th Street NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC, 20005
Phone: (202) 367-1861
Web: http://www.civilwar.org
American battlefield trust

Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1987
PA Counties of Operation Adams
Adopted S&P no

Mission or Purpose
The American Battlefield Trust preserves America’s hallowed battlegrounds and educates the public about what happened there and why it matters.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 940
Acres Owned 244
Acres Under Easement 696
Acres Transferred to Public Agency†
Other Acres Protected‡

Figures accurate as of 12/15/2015.


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.