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Natural Lands

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
1031 Palmers Mill Road
Media, PA, 19063
Phone: (610) 353-5587
Web: http://www.natlands.org
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Natural lands Accredited

Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust
Year Founded 1961
Number of Staff 75
PA Counties of Operation Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Chester, Delaware, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Schuylkill, Wayne, Wyoming
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
Natural Lands is a non-profit, regional land conservation organization working to protect the most critical remaining open lands in the greater Philadelphia region.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 26,610
Acres Owned 13,432
Acres Under Easement 257
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 1,688
Other Acres Protected‡ 11,233

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.