North Branch Land Trust partners with

landowners, communities, and stakeholders

to conserve and care for

Northeastern Pennsylvania’s lands and waters.

We envision a future where abundant conserved lands help maintain clean air and water, diverse forests and wildlife habitats, vibrant working farms, and inspiring natural beauty.

We envision a future in which North Branch Land Trust is a highly respected leader in conservation and a vital institution that enhances the quality of life for all.

Dedication to Our Mission

We are committed to conserving the beauty and natural diversity of Northeastern Pennsylvania


We are committed to achieving that goal by working in collaboration with individuals, organizations, businesses, communities, and governments on all levels.


We are committed to sharing our expertise with the communities we serve and fostering the next generation of conservation leaders. We are also committed to becoming a highly recognized organization in Northeastern Pennsylvania for land conservation and environmental stewardship

Excellence and Integrity

We are committed to working consistently at the highest levels of excellence and integrity, utilizing the standards and practices established by the national and state land trust community and adapting to changing and emerging research and practices.

Encouraging Responsible Outdoor Recreation

We are committed to encouraging responsible nature-based outdoor recreation that balances stewardship and use.

Financial Responsibility

We are committed to maintaining strong fiscal practices that position our organization for long-term, sustainable growth.