News & Events

The goal of the York County Land Protection Strategy is to create a long-term viable funding stream to protect and preserve land through purchases or permanent easements. Learn more at York Open Spaces

Learn how to get rid of old chemicals on your farm. The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture's ChemSweep program is in York County this year! Click here to learn more. 

Check out the York County Ag Land Preservation Board activities and updates. The board provides a variety of information that may impact our agricultural community.

New applications are qualified and ranked each month. Scores are posted here monthly and may revise the previous rankings. Check the posted scores and rankings monthly. You need your easement application number to find your rank.

If you don’t recall your easement application number, please give us a call at (717) 840-7400


July 2019 Ranking PDF
June 2019 Ranking PDF
May 2019 Ranking     PDF  


Conservation Funding Programs


 (Articles published about three times per year in the Conservation District's "Horizon" magazine)  



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