Land Conservancy of Adams County - An Accredited Land Trust
|To preserve or aid in the preservation of areas of scenic, natural, geological, biological, or historical importance and productive agricultural land, to establish or aid in the establishment of nature reserves or other protected areas for aesthetic, educational or scientific purposes and to promote and support public policy, laws and action toward land preservation and the protection and importance of agriculture.|
|Land Conservancy of Adams County - An Accredited Land Trust|
PO Box 4584
Gettysburg, PA 17325-4584
Phone: (717) 334-2828
Fax: (717) 337-0730
|Land Trust Alliance Member Since||1996|
|Number of Full-time Staff||2|
|Number of Supporters||600|
|Land Protection Priorities||Important natural areas or wildlife habitats; Water quality, including wetlands; Working farms or ranchlands; Working forestland; Recreation lands; Historic or cultural resources; Urban parks and gardens; Scenic views or landscapes|
*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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