Luzerne County

New Pocono Trust

Bear Creek Township • 3,015 Acres

New Pocono Trust’s conservation easement on nearly five square miles (3,015 acres) is the largest conservation project to date for North Branch Land Trust. The property, located in Bear Creek Township, Luzerne County, is one of pristine wilderness, streams, and open space. Home to rare plants and animals – some of which are globally recognized as being endangered or threatened – the property is now forever protected from haphazard development. Some specifics about the land:

Though it remains private property, the New Pocono Trust land helps not only preserve the wonderful vista that is our Bear Creek region, but supports the smart economic growth of our community by protecting the wild open spaces that make Pennsylvania so attractive to tourists worldwide.

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