Delaware Highlands Conservancy - An Accredited Land Trust
|Mission Statement||Dedicated to conserving the natural and cultural heritage of the Upper Delaware River region.
|Land Trust Alliance Member Since||1995|
|Area of Operation||Upper Delaware River Watershed. Primarily Pike and Wayne, PA and Delaware and Sullivan, NY but some spill over into Monroe and Lackawanna PA, and Broome, NY|
|Number of Full-time Staff||4|
|Number of Supporters||350|
|Land Protection Priorities||Open space, in general; Working farms or ranchlands; Important natural areas or wildlife habitats; Water resources, including wetlands; Working forest lands|
*Indicates adoption of the 2004 Land Trust Standards and Practices
Counties of Operation
*This figure includes land that has been acquired by land trusts — whether through purchase, donation or by another means — and subsequently has been transferred to a public agency. It also includes land protected through other methods such as negotiating and preparing for acquisition by other organizations or agencies.
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