Welcome to the Lancaster County Watershed Website!

This site is designed to promote and foster watershed protection efforts throughout Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

 

 

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Stay Tuned for September & October 2014 Tree Planting Events

 

EVENTS & MEETINGS

  • Little Conestoga Watershed Alliance Meeting
    Wednesday, August 20th at 5:30PM at Farm & Home Center (1383 Arcadia Rd., Lancaster)
  • Donegal Trout Unlimited Family Picnic/Meeting
    Wednesday, August 20th from 6-8PM at the Millport Conservancy (Millport Rd., Lititz)
  • Tri-County Conewago Creek Association Meeting
    Wednesday, August 27th at 7PM at the Conewago Township Bldg. (Hershey)
  • Friends of Fishing Creek Watershed Association Meeting
    Thursday, August 28th at 7PM at Drumore Park (Furniss Rd., Drumore (behind Drumore Twp. Bldg.))
  • Pequea Creek Watershed Association Meeting
    Tuesday, September 2nd at 7PM at the Providence Township Building (Mount Airy Rd.)
  • Octoraro Watershed Association Meeting
    Tuesday, September 2nd at 7PM at the OWA Bldg. (517 Pine Grove Rd., Nottingham)
  • Lancaster County Clean Water Consortium Steering Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, September 3rd at 3PM at the Farm & Home Center (1383 Arcadia Rd., Lancaster)
  • Chiques Creek Watershed Alliance Meeting
    Wednesday, September 3rd at 7PM at the Rapho Township Bldg. (Colebrook Rd., Manheim)
  • Lancaster County Conservation District Board Meeting
    Wednesday, September 3rd at 7:30PM at the Farm & Home Center (1383 Arcadia Rd., Lancaster)
  • Water Quality Volunteer Coalition Meeting
    Wednesday, September 10th at 2:30PM at the Farm & Home Center (1383 Arcadia Rd., Lancaster)
  • Donegal Trout Unlimited Youth Fly fishing Clinic
    Saturday, September 13th from 8:30AM to 1PM at the Hugh Wenger property (Elizabethtown)  Do you have a youth interested in learning more about fly fishing or local conservation efforts?  If so check out this Donegal TU program.  Eligible kids in this program should be between the ages of 12-18 years old.  If you are interested in learning more visit the Donegal TU website for more info and a registration form.
  • Lititz Run Watershed Alliance Meeting
    Tuesday, September 23rd at 4PM at the Warwick Township Municipal Bldg. (Clay Rd., Lititz)
  • Cocalico Creek Watershed Association Ice Cream Social/Meeting
    Monday, October 6th at 7PM at the Cocalico Sportsman Association Bldg.(Sportsman Rd., Reinholds)

TIMELY FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

  • The Chesapeake Bay Trust is accepting applications for the Outreach and Community Engagement track of the Mini-Grant program on a rolling basis until funds are fully expended. Applications must be received at least 6 weeks prior to your project start date. For more information visit the Chesapeake Bay Trust website.
  • Exelon's Environment Program supports projects that improve the quality of our environment; promote environmental education, conservation and preservation; develop cleaner sources of energy; protect endangered species; and beautify neighborhoods.  Will fund projects located within communities where they work (ie Holtwood).  For more information visit the Exelon website.

LITTLE CONESTOGA PARTERNERSHIP HEALTHY WATERSHED STORMWATER INCENTIVES PROGRAM

For more information on the Lancaster County Conservation District's Watershed Program,
contact Matthew W. Kofroth, Watershed Specialist - mattkofroth@lancasterconservation.org or 717-299-5361 ext 124.



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