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Local open space funding measures passed in the Highlands

Thursday, November 6th, 2008 Posted in New Jersey, Pennsylvania | No Comments »

The 11/4 election saw the passage of several open space funding measures in the Highlands of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. A summary is below. Throughout the country, 88 measures passed, for a total of $8,410,616,140 in conservation funding! For more ...

PA Highlands Trail Network update

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008 Posted in Pennsylvania | No Comments »

*WHAT HAS BEEN HAPPENING IN JULY, AUGUST, and SEPTEMBER? 1 - Planning for the "Welcome to PA Highlands" Celebration: Initially we thought we would have the celebration this fall but timing wise and wanting to plan a wonderful celebration spring 2009 ...

Highlands Trail on its way to Pennsylvania

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008 Posted in Pennsylvania | No Comments »

The 150-mile Highlands Trail will soon enter Pennsylvania in the tiny Bucks County borough of Riegelsville. The Highlands Trail begins in Cornwall, New York where it travels over Storm King Mountain, and the last few New Jersey miles, from the ...

Lucky 13

Thursday, July 10th, 2008 Posted in Pennsylvania | No Comments »

Last week, Cumberland County became the 13th Pennsylvania county in the Highlands to pass a resolution of support for conservation of the region's important resources. The resolution states, "The inclusion of Cumberland County within the Pennsylvania Mega-Greenway and the protection ...

Electricity Corridors

Friday, May 9th, 2008 Posted in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania | No Comments »

For those of you who haven't yet heard (and there are many of you, I know), the Federal government has declared much of Pennsylvania and New York, as well as all of New Jersey as part of its National Interest ...