Lower Merion Conservancy

Land Trusts

Mission or Purpose

The Lower Merion Conservancy acts to protect our area’s natural and historic resources, open space, and watersheds for area residents and future generations. Through education, advocacy, and research, the Conservancy promotes collective responsibility for these resources.

Contact Information

1301 Rose Glen Road
Gladwyne, PA, 19035
(610) 645-9030
http://www.lmconservancy.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1991

Number of Staff

6

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

No

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

286

Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA

Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement

183

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

Other Acres Protected‡

103

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.