PA DEP News Release: Anglers warned not to eat fish from the Shenango River

Aug
22
2017

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA Dept. of Environmental Protection Commonwealth News Bureau Room 308, Main Capitol Building Harrisburg PA., 17120 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 08/21/2017 CONTACT: Neil Shader, DEP 717-787-1323 Anglers Warned to Not Eat Fish from Shenango River PCB risk from all …

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2018 Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Road Program Grant Round is Open

Aug
03
2017

The District is opening the grant round for eligible municipal entities to apply for funding to complete ESM practices on their local roadways. More information about successfully completed projects is available on the District’s Program and Facebook pages. Any eligible …

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Mahoning Township Awarded Low Volume Road Program Funds

Aug
03
2017

The District and Mahoning Township will be working together again this construction season to complete stormwater and drainage improvements on Jacobson Road. Project funds committed under the District’s administration of the State Conservation Commission and PA Center for Dirt, Gravel …

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NRCS Conservation Local Work Group Meeting

Jul
24
2017

NRCS Conservation Local Work Group Meeting August 3rd, 2017 at 10:00 a.m Farmers, Landowners, Organizations, and Agencies Encouraged to Attend The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announces 2017 public Local Working Group (LWG) meeting in cooperation with …

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City of New Castle and Hickory Township to Receive DGLVR Grants for Road Improvements

Jun
01
2017

The Lawrence Conservation District will be working with the City of New Castle and Hickory Township to complete improvements to two local roads through the use of the State Conservation Commission and Center for Dirt and Gravel Roads Dirt, Gravel …

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Municipalities, Builders and Developers Invited to Attend Stormwater Workshop

May
03
2017

Please plan on attending an educational workshop geared towards municipalities, builders and developers focusing on local stormwater ordinances, as established through ACT 167, as well as, State of PA regulations (PA Code Title 25 Chapter 102) pertaining to stormwater control …

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2017 Earth Day

Apr
17
2017
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Pollution Control Project Funded in Lawrence County

Apr
12
2017

Lawrence County Conservation District received $2,000 to implement a Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Project. “This grant allows our conservation district to address local pollution issues. We plan to educate local residents on how they can do their part to ensure …

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Volunteers Needed For Nature and Geology Camps

Mar
27
2017

Are you looking to volunteer this summer? Do you love the outdoors? Do you love teaching children? If so, come volunteer for the Lawrence County Conservation District’s Geology Exploration Camp in July and Nature Camp in August. See the attached …

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District Adopts New Fee Schedule for Review of E&S Plans and Permits

Mar
02
2017

The Lawrence Conservation District Board of Directors voted to adopt a new fee schedule at their monthly meeting held on March 1, 2017. In addition to the new schedule, the Board has decided to allow a grace period extending to …

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