Helping Farmers to Create a Cleaner Conestoga Watershed

A $640,947.00 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) through the Environmental Stewardship Fund (Growing Greener Watershed Protection Program) has allowed Lancaster Farmland Trust (LFT) to expand their previous work in helping farmers to create cleaner water in the Lower Conestoga watershed in East Lampeter Township. This work had begun in 2015 when …

Improving Water Quality in the Mill Creek Watershed

  Provided by Lancaster Farmland Trust A $274,405.00 grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection through the Growing Greener Watershed Protection Program will build on Lancaster Farmland Trust’s (LFT) previous work in the Mill Creek Watershed. In 2014, Upper Leacock Township engaged LFT to explore a strategic, cost-effective method for water quality improvement in …