Pennsylvania

By the Numbers:

101,316 acres saved
  • More than 2,900 acres have been protected in partnership with the National Park Service.
  • Over 1,100 acres have benefited from the Land Conservation Loan Program.

 


Featured Projects: Pennsylvania

Civil War Battlefield Conservation: Focus on Gettysburg

Civil War Battlefield Conservation: Focus on Gettysburg

The history of the United States hung in the balance on the first three days of July 1863, as...
Michaux State Forest

Michaux State Forest

Pennsylvania’s Michaux State Forest covers more than 85,000 acres and is referred to as the state’s ”cradle of forestry.”  The Fund helped...
State Game Lands 93

State Game Lands 93

September 11, 2001 is one of the most tragic days in our nation’s history. Nearly 3,000 people died as...

More Projects: Pennsylvania

Brandywine Conservancy, Pennsylvania

Brandywine Conservancy, Pennsylvania

David Shields of the Brandywine Conservancy often thinks about the fateful day in September 1777 when General George Washington’s...
Camp Security Revolutionary War POW Camp

Camp Security Revolutionary War POW Camp

Camp Security in southern Pennsylvania, is one of only a handful of Revolutionary War-era prisoner-of-war camps that have not...
Lackawanna State Forest

Lackawanna State Forest

In northeast Pennsylvania, Lackawanna State Forest is a beautiful natural area that shelters wildlife and offers outdoor enthusiasts a colorful...
Roaring Creek At Weiser State Forest

Roaring Creek At Weiser State Forest

In 2003, The Conservation Fund teamed up with the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to protect nearly 9,000 acres...
Schuylkill River Initiative

Schuylkill River Initiative

The Schuylkill River Watershed Initiative was formed to increase communication and collaboration among nonprofit organizations and to promote a...