Project Grass Pasture Walk

Project Grass Pasture Walk

Thursday, September 21 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This event will feature presentations on animal health and scoring pastures. Participants will also tour a 256-acre grass farm that features Devon cattle. $11.00 Includes lunch. Kananga Farm, 213 Peoples Road, Ligonier Registration is due by September 15th Registration flyer Register online  

Americorps Sevice Position

Americorps Sevice Position

Americorps Service Position Westmoreland Conservation District seeks individuals interested in serving as an AmeriCorps service member.  This is a term position.  Services will involve improving water quality within Westmoreland County waterways.  More information on the AmeriCorps service can be found at www.pmsc.org Respond by July 31st.  Send resume/cover letter to 218 Donohoe Road, Greensburg, PA […]

Mosquito Habitat Reduction in Your Neighborhood Workshop

Mosquito Habitat Reduction in Your Neighborhood Workshop

Make Your Backyard Less Inviting For Mosquitoes Wednesday, July 26 6:30 p.m.– 7:30 p.m J. Roy Houston Conservation Center Chelsea Gross, the Westmoreland Conservation District’s West Nile program technician, will show you how to reduce your chances of mosquito borne diseases – including West Nile and Zika viruses – by reducing their habitat. For more information […]

You Can Manage Stormwater

You Can Manage Stormwater

You Can Manage Stormwater Poorly managed stormwater runoff can create a big problem for you and your neighbors.  It can cause localized flooding, polluted streams, and eroded streambanks.  As a homeowner, you can make an impact on stormwater management.  Read the Homeowner’s Guide to Stormwater to develop a stormwater plan for your property and use […]