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Delaware Highlands Conservancy

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
PO Box 218
Hawley, PA, 18428
Phone: (570) 226-3164
Web: http://www.delawarehighlands.org
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Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1994
PA Counties of Operation Pike, Wayne
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
Conserving our natural heritage and quality of life in partnership with landowners and the communities of the Upper Delaware River region.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 10,048
Acres Owned
Acres Under Easement 8,857
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 1,191
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.