Manada Conservancyupdated: June 2011
The Manada Conservancy is a land trust--a local, non-profit membership organization dedicated to the protection and preservation of the natural, historic, agricultural and scenic resources of the Manada and Swatara Creek basins in Pennsylvania's Dauphin and Lebanon Counties.


  • Work with existing involved agencies to assist in the acquisition of easements or land along the proposed Swatara Creek Greenway.  
  • Work with area farmers to help them take advantage of the State Agricultural Preservation program, or other compensation programs.  
  • Acquaint landowners with alternative preservation techniques such as conservation easement donations.  
  • Work with local historical societies to assist in the identification and preservation of important historical and archaeological sites.  
  • Purchase or protect high priority environmentally sensitive land when possible.  
  • Strive to establish an endowment to attempt to meet growing demands.

Contact Manada Conservancy

Sally Zaino
Executive Director
113 E. Main Street
PO Box 25
Hummelstown, Pennsylvania  17036-0025
Phone: (717)-566-4122


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Pennsylvania

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