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|
|Area of Operation|
|Number of Full-time Staff||2|
|Number of Supporters||600|
|Land Protection Priorities||Historic or cultural resources; Open space, in general; Urban parks, gardens or open spaces; Working farms or ranchlands; Important natural areas or wildlife habitats; Recreation lands; 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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