Nature Camp 2016 Registration Forms Now Available!

Apr
18
2016

School is winding to an end and summer will be here before we know it! What are your plans? Do they include Lawrence County Conservation District’s 3rd Annual Nature Camp? Nature Camp is offered during the first week of August every …

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2016 Annual Photo Contest rules and entry form now available

Mar
08
2016

The 2015 Photo Contest ended with a bang! The District received 90 photo submissions! Thank you to everyone who participated and took such amazing pictures of our county’s natural resources. It is now time to get your camera’s ready for …

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District Adopts New E&S/NPDES Fee Schedule

Feb
08
2016

The Lawrence Conservation District’s Board of Directors has adopted a new review fee schedule to be effective March 1, 2016. More information is provided on the Program’s page.

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2016 Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Road Program ESM Training Dates Announced

Jan
25
2016

The Center’s Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance (ESM) Course is an intense two-day classroom session focused on providing the knowledge and tools necessary for road owners to maintain roads in a more cost-efficient and environmentally sensitive manner. The Center’s holds approximately 10 …

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Upcoming Workshops for the Agricultural Community

Jan
22
2016

There are a lot of upcoming programs available for our agricultural community. Please see some of the links below for more information on each of the upcoming events. Managing your on Farm Nutrients Northwest Grazing Conference Southwest Project Grass Field Day Manure …

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Pulaski Mills Dam Removal and Boat Launch Construction Completed

Nov
05
2015

Construction has been completed on the removal of remnants of the former Pulaski Mills Dam located in the Shenango River near Pulaski on State Game land 150. The project is a cooperative effort undertaken by the Pennsylvania Game Commission and Lawrence …

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Help Strengthen the County Comprehensive Plan

Oct
23
2015

The Conservation District in cooperation with the Lawrence County Planning Department would like to request that visitors to our website take a few minutes to complete the survey found at the link below. The committee is looking for input from …

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Happy Fishing! Cascade Quarry Stocked

Oct
02
2015

  Cascade Quarry received its’ annual fall stocking from the PA Fish and Boat Commission. The District in cooperation with the City of New Castle completed improvements to the Quarry’s access road and installed storm water management practices at the …

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Annual Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Maintenance Workshop Tours Poverty Point Road

Oct
02
2015

Visitors from across the State toured Poverty Point Road in Wilmington Township as a part of the Penn State Center for Dirt, Gravel and Low Volume Roads Annual Maintenance Workshop. District and Center staff lead over a hundred and fifty attendees …

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Lawrence County Conservation District Hosts 2nd Annual Nature Camp

Aug
26
2015

On August 3, 2015, Shelter #8 in Ewing Park (Ellwood City, PA) began to fill up with excitement as 15 campers between the ages of 9 – 11 filed in for the first day of Nature Camp. Students from six …

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