Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust

The Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust, Inc. is organized and operated exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes and the business and objectives to be carried on and promoted by it are to conduct various activities for the purpose of preserving and protecting the Chesapeake Bay, its shoreline, wetlands, and other ecologically sensitive areas, including buffer zones, in the vicinity of Cove Point, Calvert County, Maryland, including

  1. to acquire undeveloped land for conservation;
  2. to acquire undeveloped land for the purpose of restoring it to a natural condition;
  3. to manage acquired properties;
  4. if appropriate at a future time, to accept title to and manage the land comprising the Cove Point site, as described in the Agreement, located at Cove Point, Maryland, in accordance with Section 6.09(b) of the Agreement, dated September 21, 1994, among the owner of the Cove Point LNG Company, Limited Partnership, the Sierra Club, and the Maryland Conservation Council, Inc.;
  5. to assist in the management and preservation of the Cove Point site if and after it is transferred to The Nature Conservancy or a similar organization pursuant to said Agreement; and
  6. to further scientific study and education

Contact Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust

Robert J. Boxwell, Executive Director
11785 Clifton Drive
PO Box 336
Lusby, Maryland  20657
Phone: 410-394-1300


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