SWANER NATURE PRESERVE

Protected in 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999

Acreage: 361

Location: Summit County, UT

The conservation of Parley’s Meadow was one of Utah Open Lands earliest and most gratifying successes. Working in tandem with the Swaner Family, Utah Open Lands currently holds a conservation easement on 361 acres of what will has become a 680-acre wetland park saved for wildlife and public use, providing an island of nature amidst a swelling sea of development in the greater Park City area.