A creek flows through a snow covered forest.
Cherry Valley NWR A snowy landscape surrounds a creek at the Cherry Valley National Wildlife Refuge. © Gates Rhodes

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Harrisburg, PA and Wilmington, DE

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The Nature Conservancy
2101 North Front Street
Building #1, Suite 200
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone: 717-232-6001
Email: pa_chapter@tnc.org

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  • Major Planned Expansion of Cove Mountain Preserve Announced

    Press Release | September 8, 2020

    The Pennsylvania and Delaware chapter of The Nature Conservancy announced today that it is preparing a major expansion of the Cove Mountain Preserve, which will create a 14-mile stretch of protected land along the Kittatinny Ridge critical for species adaptation to climate change.  This purchase will expand the size of the preserve from 353 to 1,411 acres, connecting the existing Cove Mountain Preserve trails to Pennsylvania state game lands.

  • New beer from Hershey brewer to benefit critical wild spaces

    Penn Live | August 18, 2020

    Trail Day, a new limited-edition beer from Troegs Independent Brewing in Hershey, will help protect Pennsylvania’s ecologically important Kittatinny Ridge. TNC is partnering with Troegs in the limited-edition release.

  • The Great American Outdoors Act

    Pittsburgh Current | July 28, 2020

    A prominent Pennsylvanian, Maurice K. Goddard was instrumental in creating the original Land and Water Conservation Fund. For fifty-three years, the LWCF has provided billions for conservation projects with the monies split between the Federal agencies and the states. It has been America’s most important tool for meeting conservation and recreation needs, from iconic national parks and wildlife refuges to sacred battlefields and historic sites, working forests, critically endangered species habitats, and neighborhood playgrounds and recreation facilities.

  • Young environmental fellows connect communities to nature

    Philly Voice | July 20, 2020

    This article profiles members of the Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River Fellows Program. Charlye Stewart works with TNC’s Stream Stewards program and First State National Historical Park in Wilmington, focusing on a series of informative videos to raise awareness of issues of the Brandywine Creek, local dam removals and the return of the American shad, a native migratory fish.

  • Nature Conservancy preserves land near Appalachian Trail

    Reading Eagle | July 6, 2020

    A 127-acre land addition to state game lands in West Penn Township, Schuylkill County, is expected to have a far-reaching impact on the Appalachian Trail, migratory birds and water protection. The parcel, purchased by the PA/DE chapter, transferred to the Pennsylvania Game Commission and has been added to State Game Lands 217.

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