Heritage Conservancy is seeking reaccreditation

As part of our commitment to this community, Heritage Conservancy is seeking reaccreditation. The Land Trust Accreditation Program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Heritage Conservancy is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of accreditation. A public comment period is now […]

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Heritage Conservancy Leads Guided Tour of Historic Doylestown Area to Local Retirement Community Residents

Heritage Conservancy recently gave exciting guided tours to groups of local retirement community residents. The Conservancy’s president, Jeff Marshall, led these tours. “Bucks County retains many varied landscapes connected to the past, “ Jeff stated. “Old farms from the 18th and 19th centuries can still be found between historic towns and villages.” The “Back Roads […]

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Revolutionary War Encampment Now Listed on Heritage Conservancy’s Register of Historic Places

Our great nation was born in this very region, and with that comes rich founding history that needs to be honored. We owe it to our forefathers, our country, ourselves, and future citizens to preserve and recognize that history forever. A historic home recently landed on Heritage Conservancy’s Register of Historic Places that was a […]

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Croydon Woods Nature Preserve Public Notice Reminder

Croydon Woods Nature Preserve consists of the wooded property bordered by Summit Avenue, Stella Avenue, River Road, and Keystone Elementary School in Croydon, PA. This property is owned and managed by Heritage Conservancy. The following activities are PROHIBITED at Croydon Woods Nature Preserve: Motorized Vehicles Littering or Dumping Hunting Fires Removal of Vegetation or Wildlife […]

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Heritage Conservancy to Host “Earth Day in May” With Partner Organizations at Croydon Woods Nature Preserve

Croydon Woods Nature Preserve Heritage Conservancy (a Doylestown-based not-for-profit land conservation and historic preservation organization) is hosting Earth Day in May at its Croydon Woods Nature Preserve in Croydon, PA, on Saturday, May 5th, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Get a guided tour of the preserve, meet with local environmental organizations, and find out […]

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Heritage Conservancy’s Preserved Durham Bat Hibernaculum Wiped Out Due to White Nose Syndrome

Once said to be the last hope for saving our local and regional bat population, biologists from the Pennsylvania Game Commission discovered at winter’s end that the entire colony of bats living in the Durham bat hibernaculum has been decimated. The property on which the hibernaculum resides was acquired in 2002 by Heritage Conservancy, an […]

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Findings from Riparian Buffer Study

Senior Planner, Susan Myerov, co-presented with Drew Shaw of Montgomery County Planning Commission at the 2013 Delaware Estuary Science & Environmental Summit at the end of January in Cape May, New Jersey. The summit explores the theme, “Weathering Change: Shifting Environments, Shifting Policies, Shifting Needs,” and features over 115 presentations on the latest science, education, […]

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