Pocono Heritage Land Trust

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Mission or Purpose

Founded in 1984, Pocono Heritage Land Trust is a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting the natural heritage of the Pocono Mountains region by conserving land and inspiring people to care for, enjoy, and explore their natural world.

Contact Information

1539 Cherry Lane Road
East Stroudsburg, PA, 18301
(570) 424-1514
http://www.phlt.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1984

Number of Staff

3

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

4,656

Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA

2,068

Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement

2,416

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

Other Acres Protected‡

172

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.