American Battlefield Trust

Land Trusts

Mission or Purpose

The American Battlefield Trust preserves America’s hallowed battlegrounds and educates the public about what happened there and why it matters.

Contact Information

1156 15th Street NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC, 20005
(202) 367-1861
http://www.civilwar.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1987

Number of Staff

0

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

No

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

940

Conserved Acres in US

0

Conserved Acres in PA

244

Acres Owned in PA

0

Acres Under Easement

696

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

Other Acres Protected‡

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.