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Contact Information

The following contact information pertains to public and private land conservation organizations and agencies serving Baltimore County.

Public Land Conservation Organizations

Baltimore County Agricultural Land Preservation Advisory Board
Contact: Gail Ensor, Chairperson
Address: care of Baltimore County Department of Planning, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue, Suite 101, Towson, Maryland 21204

Baltimore County Department of Planning
Contact: Wally Lippincott Jr.
Phone: 410-887-3480
Address: Jefferson Building, 105 West Chesapeake Avenue, Suite 101, Towson, Maryland 21204

Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation
Contact: Carol West, Executive Director; Michelle Cable, Administrator–Baltimore County
Phone: 410-841-5860
Address: 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Room 104, Annapolis, Maryland 21401

Maryland DNR – Rural Legacy Program
Contacts: Stacy Schaefer, Associate Director of Land Conservation;
Shawn Clotworthy, Central Land Conservation
Phone: 410-260-8431 or 410-260-8421
Address: 580 Taylor Avenue, E-4, Annapolis, Maryland 21401

Maryland Environmental Trust
Contact: John Turgeon, Acting DirectorAnn Carlson, Regional Planner
Phone: 410-514-7903 or 410-514-7912
Address: 100 Community Place, Crownsville, Maryland 21032

Farm Services Agencies

Baltimore County Soil Conservation District
Contact: Jim Ensor
Phone: 410-527-5920 Extension 3
Address: 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Contact for: Soil Conservation and Water Quality Plans, Conservation Practices, Farm Planning

Farm Service Agency
Contact: Susan Mackey Taylor, Acting County Executive Director
Phone: 410-527-5920, Extension 2
Address: 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Contact for: Aerial Photos, Conservation Reserve Program, Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program

Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Forest Service, Baltimore and Carroll Counties Project Office
Contact: Robert Prenger
Phone: 410-665-5820
Address: 9405 Old Harford Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21234
Contact for: Forest Management Plans, Forest Management, Forest Stewardship

University of Maryland—Extension Service
Contact: David Martin
Phone: 410-887-8090
Address: 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Contact for: Crop information, Nutrient Management Planning, Farm Management

USDA—Natural Resource Conservation Service
Contact: Eric Hines, District Conservationist
Phone: 410-527-5920
Address: 1114 Shawan Road, Suite 4, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Contact For: Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP), Wetlands Reserve Program,
Wildlife Habitat Improvement Program (WHIP)

Private Land Conservation Groups:

Baltimore County Land Trust Alliance
Contact: Ann Jones
Phone: 443-690-8420
Address: 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030

The Caves Valley Land Trust
Contact: Mitch Kolkin
Phone: 410-244-7656
Address: care of Venable LLP, 750 East Pratt Street, Suite 900, Baltimore, Maryland 21202

The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy, Inc.
Contact: Charlie Conklin
Phone: 410-428-7044
Address: P.O. Box 9733 Towson, Maryland 21284

The Land Preservation Trust, Inc.
Contact: Edward A. Halle Jr.
Phone: 410-771-9900 ext. 106
Fax: 410-771-1910
Address: Fowley and Beckley, P.A., Executive Plaza 1,
Suite 502, 11350 McCormick Road, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21031

The Long Green Valley Conservancy, Inc.
Contact: Ann H. Jones
Phone: 410-461-6917
Address: P.O. Box 133, Long Green, Maryland 21092

The Manor Conservancy
Contact: Renee Hamidi
Phone: 443-824-7980
Address: P.O. Box 408, Monkton, Maryland 21111

The Valleys Planning Council, Inc.
Contact: Teresa Moore
Phone: 410-337-6877
Address: 118 Pennsylvania Avenue, P.O. Box 5402, Towson, Maryland 21285

Revised August 27, 2020         


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