One million people, and One Future.
 
The South Mountain Partnership brings people together across geopolitical and sectoral boundaries to highlight the importance of our landscape and take action to secure its future.
 
 
A Pennsylvania Conservation Landscape -- we are a broad coalition of partners collaborating to conserve Landscape Resources to enrich the quality of life and sense of place of the South Mountain region’s citizens and communities.

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March 10
January/February 2021 'Around South Mountain' e-Newsletter Now Available
News and a schedule of events that will 1. Improve your understanding of the South Mountain landscape – our shared region and home; 2. Evolve your understanding of land development...

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March 5
Launch of "Discovering Pennsylvania's Forest Heritage: Conservation Pioneers" Video Series
The Pennsylvania Forestry Association, in cooperation with the Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, is launching a “Discovering PA’s Forest Heritage” series. Click...

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March 1
January/February Partnership Update
February 28, 2021 We have big dreams for this region and a vision of – a South Mountain landscape of conserved resources and vibrant communities sharing a common sense of place...

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Self Guided - StoryWalk: The Listening Walk
Narrative Blitz
Kings Gap Trail Challenge
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    Where Two Trails Meet: A Photo Essay     This is where I live, work, and play. I enjoy and…

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Have you ever eaten a handful of blueberries so fresh that they’re still warm from the sun?

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Replacing the noise of our built environment with the sounds of nature – the birds, the wind in the trees, the rustling of leaves underfoot, the gurgling of a mountain stream, and everything else…

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Cultivated land broken by fingers of woodland reaching along creek beds, linear fruit-tree rows leading to forest-covered hilltops — it’s stunningly picturesque.

  • This is Where I Live Read Essay

    Changing hues, blazing colors and vivid sunsets making each and every moment a new experience

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    Watching lightning bugs lift out of the corn fields at dusk with a friend is at the top of my favorite things list.