Formerly the Pennsylvania Land Trust Association


Uniting and empowering people and organizations to conserve land, protect and restore water and wildlife, and foster healthy communities.

Seventy Land Trusts Strong

Protecting Land, Water, Wildlife, and Quality of Life

WeConservePA member land trusts have conserved 800,000 acres of Pennsylvania as wildlife habitat, parks, productive farmland, game land, green ways, and other open spaces.

Friends of Conservation

Fostering Healthy, Vibrant, and Economically Resilient Communities

WeConservePA helps people protect and improve their communities with green infrastructure and outdoor recreation projects, and better land use planning and environmental decision-making.

Looking Forward to the Next Quarter Century

More and Better Conservation

WeConservePA seeks to redouble its past successes while rising to new challenges including climate change and incorporating diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice principles and practices into conservation.

What We Do

WeConservePA helps people care for, wisely use, and enjoy what nature offers.

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What You Can Do

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Featured Upcoming Events

The Economic Impacts of Outdoor Recreation: A Conversation with Nathan Reigner

July 19 | 10-11am | Virtual


The Journey Back to the Stars: Limiting the Harmful Effects of Light Pollution

July 20 | 7-8:15pm | Virtual


Grants–Finding, Writing, and Managing–Oh My!

July 28 & Aug 4 | 6:30-7:45pm | Virtual
Rushton Conservation Center


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