The Westmoreland Conservation District offers a wide variety of conservation education programs — hands-on workshops for adults, informative bus tours, the Envirothon competition for high school students, and continuing education workshops and seminars for professionals.
Upcoming Westmoreland Conservation Education Events
Contact the district at 724-837-5271 for more information about these events
Make Your Backyard Less Inviting For Mosquitoes
FREE Workshop open to everyone
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 or to register: firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-837-5271.
Southwest Project Grass Field Day and Pasture Walk
Thursday, September 21
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Kananga Farm. 213 Peoples Rd., Ligonier, PA 15658
$11.00, which includes lunch
This event will feature presentations on animal health problems and scoring pastures. Participants also will tour a 256-acre grass farm that features Devon cattle.