Countryside Conservancy

Land Trust

We Conserve PA Member
Accredited Group
Mission or Purpose

Countryside Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit land trust committed to protecting and connecting greenspace in and near the Tunkhannock Creek watershed for the public benefit, now and for future generations.

Contact Information

PO Box 55
LaPlume, PA, 18440-9998
(570) 945-6995
https://countrysideconservancy.org/

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1994

Number of Staff

3

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures in PA
Total Acres Conserved

1,464

Acres Owned

510

Acres Under Easement

920

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

34

Figures accurate as of 12/31/2017.

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.