Conservation Landcapes

PEC works with the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and community partners to connect State Parks and Forests to communities, connect community programs to each other, and connect citizens and visitors to the region’s abundant habitat and outdoor recreation areas.

Laurel Highlands

The Laurel Highlands Conservation Landscape works to stimulate community and economic development by connecting people to outdoor recreation and natural resources.

Pocono Forests & Waters

The Pocono Forests and Waters Conservation Landscape aims to identify and protect its local and natural outdoor resources while implementing trail connections throughout the region.