Delaware Highlands Conservancy

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Accredited Group
Mission or Purpose

To conserve the forests, farmland, clean waters, and wildlife habitat of the Upper Delaware River region.

Contact Information

PO Box 218
Hawley, PA, 18428
(570) 226-3164
http://www.delawarehighlands.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1994

Number of Staff

5

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

10,048

Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA

Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement

8,857

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

1,191

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.