Little Conestoga Blue-Green Corridor

Little Conestoga

Project Partners:

ELA Group, Inc.                                                                          Project Award Application

LandStudies, Inc.

Steinman Foundation 

Initiated by the Steinman Foundation, this project proposes extensive streambank, floodplain, and wetland restoration and legacy sediment removal within a 2.5-mile corridor of the Little Conestoga Creek, yielding flood reduction benefits and environmental/biodiversity gains for the Creek, Susquehanna River, Chesapeake Bay, the municipalities and property owners.

Project Highlights:

Remove legacy sediments and the restore the Creek and wetlands to substantially reduce sediment and nutrient loading.

Restore biodiversity, ecologic function, and habitat.

Develop 2.9 miles of multi-modal trails.