Conservation District

2020 Envirothon

May 6, 2020 - Elementary School

May 7, 2020 - Middle School and Senior High School

Current Issue:  Water Resources Management: Local Control and Local Solutions

Spotted Lanternfly

The PA Department of Agriculture requires all businesses working within the spotted lanternfly quarantine area which move products, vehicles, or other conveyances within or out of the spotted lanternfly quarantine area to obtain a spotted lanternfly permit.  The quarantine zone includes all of Chester County.  Training for businesses is available free of charge. Contact the PA Department of Agriculture at  717-787-5674 or email SLFPermit@pa.gov. to find out about the next business training session.

Phorid Fly Hotline

For questions about phorid flies either in your home or business, call the Phorid Fly Hotline at 1-833-574-6743. Information received will assist with ongoing research and testing being conducted by Penn State. 

Healthy Ponds

Five Tips for a Healthy Pond - Many earthen ponds have problems with algae, nuisance wildlife, or water quality. This video provides a few simple tips to help solve or prevent these common problems and ensure a healthy pond.

Guidelines for Maintaining Streams in Your Community page 1 picture
Homeowners Guide to Stormwater BMP Maintenance