Category Archives: News

Important information for our members and the community about EC and its partner organizations.


Bags to Benches

So far, we have collected over 2,000 lbs of plastic! The 2nd bench, sponsored by League of Women Voters in Indiana County, was donated to the Indiana County Conservation District. We are waiting to donate the 3rd bench and are continuing the 4th round, sponsored by the League of Women Voters again. Keep donating your […]


Tanoma Dye Test

On April 19th a dye test was performed to troubleshoot the Tanoma Treatment System by representatives of the DEP Bureau of Abandoned Mine Reclamation and Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement. This process will enable us to determine the rate of flow through the system to make sure it is performing properly and apply […]


Sustainable Indiana County Summit IV

There are lots of exciting sessions scheduled for the next 5 weeks – please join us to learn about many different subjects. Summit IV Webinar Series of the Indiana County Sustainable Economic Development Task Force For the first time ever, the Indiana County Sustainable Economic Development Task Force will be holding a series of webinars […]


!Winter Salt Watch!

Salt indeed keeps us safe during our winter travels from walking to driving. However, it is a hazard to our stream’s health. Many freshwater bugs and fish are not able to survive the salty water and it is not always possible to filter out excess salt from drinking water. You can help by getting a […]


Bags to Benches

Currently, we have collected over 1,000 lbs of plastic. The 1st bench sponsored by Evergreen Conservancy was donated to Chevy Chase and the 2nd bench, sponsored by League of Women Voters in Indiana County, will be donated to the Indiana County Conservation District. We are continuing the 3rd round, sponsored by Evergreen Conservancy again. Keep […]