• Fern Hill with Access to Middle Branch of the White Clay Creek

    200 Acres Now Preserved in Elk and London Britain Townships

    TLC is pleased to report the acquisition of a 180 acre property located in Elk Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The property, which is located in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed will constitute TLC’s sixth nature preserve. The property was formerly owned by the Patricia du Pont Foundation and the proceeds will go directly to support the […]

  • Stateline Woods Preserve

    Stateline Woods Preserve

    Location 814 Merrybell Lane (off of Old Kennett Pike) Kennett Square, PA 19348 Stateline Woods on Google Maps Geography   82 acres, 4 miles of trails Things To Do Hiking/Walking/Running Bird and Wildlife Watching Nature Photography Cross Country Skiing Mountain Biking Horse Back Riding (Ride-in only, No trailers permitted.) Rules and Regulations The preserve is […]

  • Marshall Bridge Preserve

    Location Benge Road & Farm Lane Hockessin, DE 19736 (Enter through Delaware State Park and continue through the green gate at the rear of the Delaware parking lot towards TLC’s preserved land in Pennsylvania) Marshall Bridge Preserve on Google Maps Marshall Bridge Preserve Map- pdf Geography 80 acres, 3 miles of trails Things To Do […]

  • Chandler Mill Nature Preserve and Center

    TLC’s 45 acre nature preserve contains an Interpretive Nature Center, examples of green infrastructure, and connections to over 500 acres of contiguously conserved habitat. Come out and explore the Chandler Mill Nature Preserve and Interpretive Nature Center, located at the base of the historic Chandler Mill Bridge, circa 1910. Read more about the history of […]

  • Education

    We offer a diverse lineup of year-round, nature-based, educational and historical programs for adults and children of all ages — from preschool children to students, future environmental educators, landowners, and everyone in between. Our mini-adventures are designed to encourage interaction with natural habitats while fostering an appreciation and understanding of their importance. Through our programs, […]

  • Featured Project

    TLC Acquires 180 acres in Elk Township TLC is excited to report the acquisition of 180 acres formerly owned by the Patricia du Pont Foundation in Elk Township. The proceeds of the sale will go directly to support the work of the Trust’s equine and hound rescue operations. The property, which is located in the […]

  • Volunteer

    Help TLC by volunteering your time in our offices and/or preserves to enhance local lands for future generations to enjoy! We are looking for motivated volunteers who are ambitious to develop their skills and take ownership of projects. Some of our volunteer experiences include: Invasive Plant Management and Restoration / Thugs to Gems Other Land […]