Earth Conservancy

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Mission or Purpose

Earth Conservancy is a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing the impacts of historical coal mining practices in northeastern Pennsylvania with a focus on reclamation, conservation, and economic revitalization.

Contact Information

101 South Main Street
Ashley, PA, 18706-1506
(570) 823-3445
http://www.earthconservancy.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1992

Number of Staff

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

No

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

19,300

Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA

8,000

Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement

300

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

8,000

Other Acres Protected‡

3,000

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.