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Awards Presented

Awards Presented

Awards Presented The Katherine Mabis McKenna Foundation was awarded the District’s J. Roy Houston Conservation Partnership Award at a reception held on September 9. Accepting the award for the foundation were (center) Linda McKenna Boxx, chairman; Zan McKenna Rich, vice chairman; and Nathan McKenna Boxx, treasurer. District chairman Ron Rohall (second from left) and Distrit […]

Creating a Mowing Plan for the Lowber Passive Wetland Treatment System

Creating a Mowing Plan for the Lowber Passive Wetland Treatment System

The Lowber Passive Wetland Treatment System in Sewickley Township uses a series of ponds and constructed wetlands to capture and recover iron oxide from mine water before it enters Sewickley Creek. The water has to move from pond to pond for the system to operate effectively. Trees and other large woody vegetation can cause the […]