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Lancaster Conservancy

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
117 S. West End Avenue
Lancaster, PA, 17608-0716
Phone: (717) 392-7891
Web: http://www.lancasterconservancy.org
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Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1969
Number of Staff 12
PA Counties of Operation Lancaster, York
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
The mission of the Lancaster County Conservancy is to save and steward the ecosystems and landscapes upon which we depend for food, clean water and air, economic and public health, and the restoration of soul and spirit.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 7,581
Acres Owned 6,286
Acres Under Easement 888
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 257
Other Acres Protected‡ 150

Figures accurate as of 1/1/2020.


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.