• Alliance Member
  • Accredited
  • Terrafirma Insured

The Potomac Conservancy safeguards the lands and waters of the Potomac River and its tributaries and connects people to these national treasures.

Land Protected

District of Columbia
Maryland
Virginia
West Virginia

Demographics

  • Year first joined

    1993

  • Adopted 2017 Standards & Practices

    Yes

  • Number of full-time staff

    9

  • Number of supporters

    2,533

  • Number of volunteers

    434

  • Number of board members

    16

Features
Public Access

Land trusts that welcome visitors for activities such as walking, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, birding and more.

Volunteer Opportunities

Land trusts with volunteer opportunities, such as trail maintenance, clean ups, administrative duties, giving tours and more.

Conservation Priorities
Agricultural Land

Land trusts that protect farms and ranches to ensure sustainable food and secure agricultural ways of life.

Forests

Land trusts that protect forested lands for habitat preservation, sequestering carbon, sustainable timber, conserving wilderness and more.

Wildlife Habitat

Land trusts that protect habitat for plants and animals, such as wildlife corridors, breeding grounds and habitats for endangered species.

Land Trust Alliance

The Land Trust Alliance powers our nearly 1,000 member land trusts to permanently protect and conserve the land we need and love, ensuring it will be there for today and tomorrow.