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Wissahickon Trails

Pennsylvania Land Trust Association member

Contact Information
12 Morris Road
Ambler, PA, 19002
Phone: (215) 646-8866
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Wissahickon trails

Organizational Information
Type of Organization Land Trust, Watershed Association
Year Founded 1957
Number of Staff 15
PA Counties of Operation Montgomery
Adopted S&P yes

Mission or Purpose
Wissahickon Trails' mission is to engage diverse communities of people to protect and enjoy the land and waterways of the Wissahickon Valley.

Land Conservation Figures
PennsylvaniaOut of State
Total Acres Conserved 1,315
Acres Owned 673
Acres Under Easement 615
Acres Transferred to Public Agency† 27
Other Acres Protected‡

Figures accurate as of 1/1/2020.

† 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.