A Guide to The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Conservation easement case files, 1993-2009 [ongoing] Potomac Conservancy, Inc., The, Conservation easement case files, 1993-2009 [ongoing] 42530

A Guide to The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Conservation easement case files, 1993-2009 [ongoing]

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Accession Number 42530


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Processed by: Vincent T. Brooks

Repository
Library of Virginia
Accession number
42530
Title
The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Conservation easement case files 1933-2009 [ongoing]
Physical Characteristics
1.45 cu. ft. (4 boxes)
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Conservation easement case files, 1933-2009 [ongoing]. Accession 42530. Organization Records Collection, The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

Acquisition Information

The entire collection is filed under Accession 42530.

Gift of The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Winchester, Virgina, 24 February 2006. (Acc. 42530)

Gift of The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Winchester, Virginia, additions, 31 March 2008. (Acc. 43689)

Gift of The Potomac Conservancy, Inc., Winchester, Virginia, additions, 29 Septembetr 2009. (Acc. 44543)


Biographical/Historical Information

The Potomac Conservancy conducts a comprehensive land protection program across four states and the District of Columbia. Protecting forests, wetlands, farmlands, and other valuable open space is the central focus of the Conservancy's work. To this end, the organization has developed and implemented a variety of land and water restoration projects.

As a member of the Potomac Land Trust Network, a collaborative affiliation of land trusts and conservation organizations working to protect land throughout the watershed, The Conservancy promotes cooperation and resource-sharing among partners to achieve the common goal of a healthy Potomac River and healthy watershed communities. In addition, it provides counseling and other conservation support services for more than seventy other land trusts.

The Potomac Conservancy offers hands-on volunteer and education programs for adults and young people to foster a stewardship ethic and creating a community of river stewards dedicated to protecting the natural, scenic, historic, and recreational qualities of the Potomac River.

The Conservancy also partners with other land trusts, conservation organizations, and local, state, and federal agencies to more efficiently and expeditiously achieve land protection and restoration goals. With the goal to achieve healthy, diverse forests and grasslands; clean, clear water in abundant supply; a balance of open space and urban growth; and a satisfying quality of life for all residents, The Potomac Conservancy serves as the lead partner in The Potomac Watershed Partnership,a large-scale land restoration and protection effort focused on the Antietam and Monocacy watersheds in Maryland and Virginia's Shenandoah watershed.

Scope and Content

This accession consists of conservation easement case files compiled by The Potomac Conservancy, Inc. Each file concerns a specific landowner and contains a baseline report. This report includes a copy of the Deed of Easement, as well as photographs/slides, maps, and a detailed written description of the property.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged chronologically by date of easement.

Contents List

Box 1
Folder 1
Marie W. Ridder Living Trust - McLean, VA 10/13/1993
Box 1
Folder 2
Cox, Joya - McLean, VA (1 of 2) 6/1/2000
Box 1
Folder 3
Cox, Joya - McLean, VA (2 of 2) 6/1/2000
Box 1
Folder 4
Foster, Wes and Betty - McLean, VA 12/21/2000
Box 1
Folder 5
Mardirosian, Aram and Johanna - McLean, VA 12/27/2000
Box 1
Folder 6
Horwitz, Michael and Marcus, Devra - McLean, VA 12/27/2001
Box 1
Folder 7
Stockton, Peter and Brian, Danielle - Leesburg, VA 4/30/2002
Box 1
Folder 8
Segall-Bumbaugh Property - Arlington, VA 12/21/2002
Box 2
Folder 1
Blueridge Center for Environmental Stewardship - Loudoun Co., VA (1 of 2) 9/30/2003
Box 2
Folder 2
Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship - Loudoun Co., VA (2 of 2) 9/30/2003
Box 2
Folder 3
Wise Property - Ashburn, VA 12/8/2003
Box 2
Folder 4
Garms Property - Toms Brook, VA 12/23/2004
Box 2
Folder 5
McCann-Slaughter Property - Winchester, VA 3/9/2005
Box 3
Folder 1
Mount Pleasant Farm - Strasburg, VA 7/11/2006
Box 3
Folder 2
Gavitt Property - Frederick Co., VA 11/1/2006
Box 3
Folder 3-4
Salamander Easement - Middleburg, Loudoun Co., VA 11/1/2007
Box 3
Folder 5
Trott Property - Fort Valley, Shenandoah Co., VA 12/17/2007
Box 3
Folder 6
Marlboro Angus: Snapp Farm - Frederick Co., VA 2/26/2008
Box 4
Folder 1
Finger Lakes property - Frederick Co., VA 12/3/2008
Box 4
Folder 2
Green property - Frederick Co., VA 12/5/2008
Box 4
Folder 3
Royal property - Frederick Co., VA 12/5/2008
Box 4
Folder 4
Snapp farm (property of Elizabeth "Betty" Snapp) - Frederick Co., VA 6/29/2009
Map-case 6
Drawer 7
Oversize Maps [6 sheets] 2000-2003