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2014 Upcoming Events


Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

2014 Awards Reception

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Details to follow.  

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Stream Restoration as a Pollution Reduction Strategy (recorded webcast)

To be held at the J. Roy Houston Conservation Center, 218 Donohoe Road, Greensburg 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Click here to register and pay online.



Clean Natural Gas Vehicles

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Clean natural gas may soon be powering one or more of the Westmoreland Conservation District¹s fleet vehicles, thanks to an arrangement with Peoples Natural Gas.

Standing next to a new natural gas vehicle are: (l-r) Westmoreland Conservation District Manager/CEO Greg Phillips, and Peoples Natural Gas representatives Lutitia Clipper, manager, Natural Gas Vehicles Business Development and Barry Kukovich, manager, Communications and Community Affairs.

Westmoreland Conservation District Envirothon 2014 held April 28th at Twin Lakes Park

Norwin 1 Envirothon Team first place webFirst Place Winner Norwin Team #1

pictured with Westmoreland County Commissioner/Westmoreland Conservation District Director Ted Kopas. Team members from left to right: Rachel Bitsko, Jackie Castelli, Joyce Muchoney (advisor), Teagan Kocher, Alexis Boytim and William Kerr.


Sec Abruzzo for web

New DEP Secretary Abruzzo (center) visited the Westmoreland Conservation District recently and got a firsthand look at conservation efforts in our area – including the wetland treatment ponds at St. Vincent.

Pictured with the secretary are (l-r): District Board Chair Ron Rohall, District Manager/CEO Greg Phillips, and DEP Deputy Secretary Kelly Heffner.

Enjoy this 2014 Issue of the New Landmarks

Featuring local Conservation Champions and Big Changes at “The Barn”

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Click on the image above for a PDF

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