The purpose of this District is to preserve, enhance, and protect the natural environment of the Township.  As such, the development opportunities within this District are limited and contained to the following uses:

Permitted Uses

  • Golf courses (private or public)
  • Public uses
  • Parks and playgrounds
  • Schools and churches
  • Accessory uses and structures
  • Child day care use center (Section 1286.23)
  • Communications antennas mounted on an existing public utility transmission tower, building, or other structure, including existing communications towers and communications equipment buildings. (Section 1286.27)

Special Exception Uses

  • Off-street parking
  • Essential services

Conditional Uses

  • Natural gas production (Section 1286.19)
  • Water recreation and storage areas (Section 1286.03)
  • Temporary structures (Section 1286.01)
  • Communications towers, subject to the standards for communications towers as a conditional use set forth in Section 1284(g), and communications equipment buildings