Thank you for attending the 2015 Pennsylvania Land Conservation Conference.
Course materials from selected seminars and sessions are now available. Course outlines, Powerpoint presentations and handouts can be downloaded directly from ConserveLand.org. Materials are only available for courses for which speakers provided electronic materials. If the information you are seeking is not currently available, you may want to return to the site occasionally and check for updates.
TH1: Conservation Tax Benefits
TH2: Urban Conservation Opportunities
- Aiken Handout, Urban Conservation Tools
- Land Bank Top Ten – Updated January 2015
- Westmoreland Land Trust as a Stakeholder for West. County Land Bank
TH3: More than a Message
Download handouts at https://app.box.com/s/ollfxmvby2u8q4am7zry2mih0pmrixh7
TH4: Land & Water Rules
TH5: Financial Management of Land Trusts
TH6: Farmland Preservation
- Agricultural Land Use and Smart Growth Gettysburg-Part1
- Agricultural Land Use and Smart Growth Gettysburg-Part2
- Neal Ag Planning PALTA
FR1: Preserving the Barns in the Field:
FR4: Contemporary, Sustainable Trail Planning, Design and Construction*
FR5: Riparian Buffer Protection Using Municipal Zoning Ordinaces
Roundtable: Pipelines – What’s Coming Down the Pipe
1a: Building a Great Board
1b: Emerging Trends – Merging Land Trusts & Blending Missions
1d: Invasive Control – Let’s be Realistic
2c: Diversity – Oh My! The How and Why!
2d: Next Generation Stewardship – Ensuring the Long-Term Viability of Conservation Easements
2e: Social Media – Take a Dip or Make the Plunge
2f: New Resources and Partnerships for the Land Conservation Community in the Chesapeake bay Watershed within Pennsylvania
3b: Getting in the Door: Initiating Strong Relationships & Closing the Deal
3e: Improvements to the Open Space Law – What You Need to Know
*This seminar is funded in part by the Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation & Natural Resources Trails Program funded through the Federal Highway Administration.