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 a nationally accredited land trust, and our team can help you meet your conservation goals. A conservation easement is a common tool we use.  

Raptor Nest Platform Project Underway

By elroseadmin | October 28, 2018

With a Green Communities grant from the Rockwell Collins Corporation, the Edward L Rose Conservancy and volunteers from Rockwell Collins started a project to encourage raptor nesting in Susquehanna County, PA. A survey of possible nesting trees was done and, with the tree recommendation from Craig Koppie, Regional Eagle Coordinator, Northeast Region, US Fish and…

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Beavers Grooming at High Point Preserve

By elroseadmin | November 23, 2018

Beavers have set up a grooming station, on one of the floating platforms at Silver Lake, most nights since August. Beavers regularly move between aquatic and terrestrial environments, and the extended time in the water requires careful maintenance. Beavers spend a lot of time grooming their fur when out of the water, and the floating…

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Saving Hemlock Trees at High Point Preserve

By elroseadmin | November 1, 2018

The hemlock woolly adelgid is a small, non-native insect that is killing hemlock trees in the northeast, and Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, is no exception. The Edward L. Rose Conservancy is helping stop this insect in its tracks at High Point Preserve in Silver Lake Township. The Conservancy raised over $9,000 to address this issue thanks…

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Fishers and Raccoons are both active in winter. Fishers do not hiberate but raccoons often take extended rest time in frigid weather. Taking a hike at the High Point Preserve can often yield tracks in the fresh snow from Fishers, raccoons, coyotes, and other creatures. ... See MoreSee Less

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Today is the day--it's #GivingTuesday! Will you double your gift to the Edward L. Rose Conservancy by donating via this post? This snapshot, captured on one of our two floating platforms on Silver Lake, stars two incredible species that call the preserve home. Make twice the difference for our local wildlife by donating to the Conservancy today. ... See MoreSee Less

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What's better than a donation to nature? Two donations! November 27 is #GivingTuesday, which makes it possible to DOUBLE YOUR DONATION to the Edward L. Rose Conservancy Facebook page.

On this global day of giving, Facebook and PayPal are matching up to $7 million of funds raised for U.S. nonprofits. Last year, 2 million in matching funds were exhausted--within the first 15 minutes of the 8:00 AM start! Visit the Edward L. Rose Conservancy Facebook page on #GivingTuesday to donate, and make sure your end-of-year gift to conservation goes twice as far.
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