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Lacawac Sanctuary Foundation

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
94 Sanctuary Road
Lake Ariel, PA, 18436
Phone: (570) 689-9494
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Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1966
PA Counties of Operation Wayne
Adopted S&P no

Mission or Purpose
To preserve lake Lacawac, its watershed, surrounding forest and historic structures; provide a venue for ecological research, scholarly interaction and the training of scientists; provide public education on environmental and conservation issues; and conserve open space in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 1,100
Acres Owned 550
Acres Under Easement 550
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.