2017 Engineers' Workshop

2017 Engineers’ Workshop

2017 Engineers’ Workshop The Engineers’ Workshop registration is now closed! Please contact Christie Sebek at 724-837-5271 to be added to our waiting list. March 23 & 24, 2017 (Same agenda both days. Pick the date that fits your schedule.) 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Fred Rogers Center, St. Vincent College, Latrobe Cost to attend: $100 […]

The Kinlock Basin

The Kinlock Basin

Even though residents of Kinlock may never see the new detention pond the Westmoreland Conservation District helped to create a few miles away, they definitely will notice the big, positive difference it makes in their quality of life. It will reduce flooding – a problem that has plagued this small community near Lower Burrell for […]

Helping People Use Resources Wisely

Helping People Use Resources Wisely

Helping People Use Resources Wisely Stable soils…clean streams…healthy forests…productive farms…sustainable communities. For 62 years, the Westmoreland Conservation District has been promoting the thoughtful, wise use of the natural resources we all share.

Anyone Can Make a Rain Garden

Anyone Can Make a Rain Garden

If you’re thinking of adding a flower bed to your property, why not make it one that not only looks good…but also does some good for you and your neighbors? Make it a rain garden.