The Mid-Atlantic’s six states (see below) and the District of Columbia are nestled between our New England and Southeast regions. Its 113 land trust members are protecting land in well-loved and nationally renowned landscapes including the Chesapeake and Delaware Bay watersheds, Atlantic Coast, Appalachian and Pocono Mountains and the New Jersey Pine Barrens, along with urban parks and gardens in the metropolitan areas of Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Richmond and other cities.


If your organization is based in the Mid-Atlantic, our Mid-Atlantic Field Staff is your first point of contact.

Land trusts can reach out to us for assistance with the following topics: organizational development, succession planning, risk management, best practices, Standards and Practices assessment and implementation, leadership development, peer exchanges, trainings, mentoring, board development, partnership development, community-centered conservation, climate change solutions and helping land trusts to improve their practices to better protect the local places people need and love.

We are here to support you by answering questions, providing solutions and responding to your needs. Please reach out any time!

Programs in the Mid-Atlantic