Updates from the Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut Highlands

Archive for November, 2005

Coalition Honors Congressman James Gerlach

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2005 Posted in | No Comments »

The Highlands Coalition, a coalition representing more than 100 member organizations, honored Congressman James Gerlach for his leadership in passing the Highlands Conservation Act (HCA). The event took place Tuesday, November 22 at Natural Lands Trust's Crow's Nest ...

Local input guides conservation efforts in Pennsylvania’s Highlands

Monday, November 7th, 2005 Posted in | No Comments »

By Evan Brandt: ebrandt@pottsmerc.com Pottstown Mercury POTTSTOWN - When forest and park land in this area is protected under the federal Highlands Conservation Act, theparcels chosen for preservation will have, in many ways, been chosen by the residents themselves. The choosing was performed ...

U.S. seeks candidates for land preservation: Meetings planned for Highlands region

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005 Posted in | No Comments »

Tuesday, November 01, 2005 By Phyllis Zimmerman For The Patriot-News Southcentral Pennsylvania residents are invited to public meetings that will help the USDA Forest Service identify conservation areas throughout the state's Highlands. A session for residents of Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and York ...