Merrill W. Linn Land & Waterways Conservancy

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Mission or Purpose

The mission of the Merrill Linn Conservancy is to preserve the land and waterways of Union, Snyder and upper Northumberland counties for scientific, historic, educational, ecological, recreational, agricultural, scenic, or open space opportunities through cooperative agreements with landowners.

Contact Information

PO Box 501
Lewisburg, PA, 17837
570 524-8666

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded


Number of Staff

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P


Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA


Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA


Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement


Acres Transferred to Public Agency†


Other Acres Protected‡



† 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.