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Independence Conservancy

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
1869-F Barclay Hill Road
Beaver, PA, 15009-9040
Phone: (724) 495-7316

Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1999
PA Counties of Operation Allegheny, Beaver, Washington
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
Stewardship of the Raccoon Creek Watershed through environmental education, restoration and community partnerships; Conserving land to protect water quality, wildlife habitat, natural & cultural resources, scenic views & quality of life; Educating people about the function and values of wetlands.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 99
Acres Owned 47
Acres Under Easement 52
Acres Transferred to Public Agency†
Other Acres Protected‡

Figures accurate as of 12/31/2017.

† 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.