Land Conservancy of Adams County

Land Trust

We Conserve PA Member
Accredited Group
Mission or Purpose

The preservation of the rural lands and character of Adams County

Contact Information

670 Old Harrisburg Road
PO Box 4584
Gettysburg, PA, 17325
(717) 334-2828
https://www.preserveadams.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1996

Number of Staff

2

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures in PA
Total Acres Conserved

13,264

Acres Owned

6

Acres Under Easement

10,718

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

40

Other Acres Protected‡

2,500

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.