Edward L Rose


Conserving Land, Water and Wildlife

In Northeast Pennsylvania

and the Southern Tier of New York

Protecting Your Land

We can help you permanently protect the land you love…

If your vision for your property is one of little change, a conservation easement can be a good option. The Edward L. Rose Conservancy listens to your vision of what you would like to see happen with your land now and in the future, and helps make your vision happen. We are an experienced land trust, and our team can help you meet your conservation goals. A conservation easement is a common tool we use.  

Wood Duck Nesting Box Project – new video

By elroseadmin | April 23, 2020

Nesting Boxes Success Some Conservation projects see an immediate benefit. Many other projects require patience and produce results in the long term. In 2015 we built and deployed more than 30 nesting boxes for raptors and wood ducks. The Wood Ducks have been using the nesting boxes successfully but they are very elusive. This week…

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Spotted Sandpiper teetering on the edge

By elroseadmin | May 23, 2020

The Spotted Sandpiper is common to many lake and stream shore locations in Pennsylvania, including Silver lake. One of the interesting behaviors is the frequent tail-bobbing action seen as the bird walks along the shore. We have not read of any definitive explanation of the purpose of tail bobbing or teetering, but it starts soon…

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In the News

Fisher on Trail Camera

By elrose | January 31, 2016

A fisher was spotted locally by a Conservancy member on a trail camera that was set up to watch for wild turkeys. The fisher is a member of the weasel family, which includes mink and skunks. Fishers are native to Pennsylvania but loss of forest habitat in the 1800’s greatly reduced their numbers. Their reintroduction…

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