Central Pennsylvania Conservancy

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Accredited Group
Mission or Purpose

The Central Pennsylvania Conservancy is a registered nonprofit, charitable organization with a mission to conserve natural resources for the benefit of current and future generations through land acquisition, conservation easements, education, and outreach.

Contact Information

401 East Louther Street
Suite 308
Carlisle, PA, 17013
(717) 241-4360
http://www.centralpaconservancy.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1981

Number of Staff

2

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

6,644

Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA

334

Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement

2,635

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

1,529

Other Acres Protected‡

2,146

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.