Pocono Heritage Land Trust

Land Trust

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 in PA
Total Acres Conserved

4,656

Acres Owned

2,068

Acres Under Easement

2,416

Other Acres Protected‡

172

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.