• Matching Grant Challenge

    To celebrate the last year of our dollar-for-dollar five-year endowment challenge, Peter and Mandy will also match multi-year pledges made by the end of 2017. TLC Board Member Peter Kjellerup and his wife Mandy Cabot have given TLC an amazing gift. For five years, every dollar TLC raises toward our Endowment Fund will be matched […]

  • Current Programs

    The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County (TLC) holds educational programs year-round at our four nature preserves and one sister-preserve. Members, please type the word ‘member’ in the promotion code box at checkout to receive your discount. TLC members receive significant discounts and members-only programming throughout the year. Become a Member Today! All programs run rain or shine. In […]

  • Chandler Mill Nature Preserve (Planned)

    Did you hear the great news? TLC received a $150,000 grant from PA’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) to help fund the Chandler Mill Nature Preserve and Interpretive Nature Center. Read more about the project below and in the following articles:   Daily Local article, April 6, 2016- Grant gives nature preserve a […]

  • Featured Project

    Lee Woods Added to TLC’s Stateline Woods Preserve TLC excitedly announces the addition of over three acres of beautiful woodlands to the Stateline Woods Preserve (SWP) thanks to the generosity of the Lee Family and funding support from Kennett Township’s Open Space fund and Neighbors for a Nature Preserve. The Lee family purchased the small […]

  • 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 […]

Conservation

Conservation is the main tenet of our work at The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County. We have conserved approximately 915 acres of land to-date, with several easements currently in the pipeline. Our goal is to create conservation corridors, protecting vital contiguously conserved land and heritage sites. Open space and natural resources are vital to our […]

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Education

The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County’s (TLC) environmental education programming has evolved naturally over the years through the synergy of land conservation and the encouragement of hands-on involvement with the natural world that we work so diligently to preserve.  Our programs cover a wide variety of topics, but our central aim is to enlighten […]

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Featured Project

Lee Woods Added to TLC’s Stateline Woods Preserve TLC excitedly announces the addition of over three acres of beautiful woodlands to the Stateline Woods Preserve (SWP) thanks to the generosity of the Lee Family and funding support from Kennett Township’s Open Space fund and Neighbors for a Nature Preserve. The Lee family purchased the small […]

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Stewardship

Preservation of land through conservation easements is an important step towards protecting our natural resources, but the next step, stewarding our land is just as important.  You can become a steward whether you own a 1/4 acre lot or a 1,000 acre farm.  This can be as simple as planting native plants to attract pollinators […]

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