• PA Land Choices in your Community

    PA Land Choices empowers all of us to be involved citizens who can influence the policies that make our communities places we want to live. By understanding the system and becoming active participants, we can protect what we love and change what we don’t. Learn more at PALandChoices.org. … Continue Reading…

    PA Land Choices in your Community
  • Find the Green!

    The purpose of this guide is to offer, in a single source, a thorough and accurate rundown of the state funding opportunities for conservation, preservation, and recreation projects throughout the commonwealth .   … Continue Reading…

    Find the Green!
  • Download the EAC Handbook

    This handbook contains information on what Environmental Advisory Councils are, how they are formed and run, and how they interact with their governing boards and their communities. It is the latest edition of the guidance first published in 1996.   … Continue Reading…

    Download the EAC Handbook

NEWS, MUSINGS, & MORE

Nature Play: Nurturing Children and Strengthening Conservation through Connections to the Land

The Pennsylvania Land Trust Association has published a guide to nature play. You can view or download the beautifully illustrated edition at ConservationTools.org or access the text-only edition. Unstructured, frequent childhood play in informal outdoor settings powerfully boosts the cognitive, creative, physical, social and emotional development of children. It also engenders deep conservation values-more so than any […]

WREN Announces 2015 Source Water Protection Collaborative Grants

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The Water Resources Education Network (WREN), a project of the League of Women Voters of PA Citizen Education Fund, is pleased to announce the availability of 2015 Source Water Protection Collaborative Grants. WREN hopes to inspire local leaders, communities and water systems to join together, and use common sense prevention measures and education as a powerful new […]