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Natural Areas Conservancy
Mission: The Natural Areas Conservancy exists to restore and conserve the green and blue spaces of New York City in order to enhance the lives of all New Yorkers.
About: Founded in 2012, the Natural Areas Conservancy (NAC) is an independent non-profit that works closely with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation (NYC Parks) to advance urban conservation. This public-private partnership is dedicated to improving the condition of New York City's 10,000 acres of forests, grasslands, and wetlands, and ensuring safe, meaningful access to nature for all New Yorkers.
Partner Since: 2016
Founders (year established): Adrian Benepe, Betsy Barlow Rogers, Bram Gunther, Sarah Charlop-Powers (2012)