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Volunteer for Hard to Recycle and Little Sewickley Creek Watershed Assoc
Jun
30
9:00 AM09:00

Volunteer for Hard to Recycle and Little Sewickley Creek Watershed Assoc

Volunteers Needed for Hard to Recycle Event – Saturday June 30th 2018 at Quaker Valley High School 9am – 1pm – How do we avoid unwanted electronics like old TVs and from ending up in our local rivers and creeks?  Bring them to the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s Hard to Recycle Event.  We need local volunteers to help the day of the event.  April Claus will be coordinating volunteers for the event locally. PRC will make a donation to Sewickley Heights Borough Park for each volunteer that signs up!  April’s email is aclaus@sewickleyheightsboro.com or phone at 412-335-4951.  Please let her know if you can commit for the event.  More details about what can be recycled at the event can be found at: http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/hard-recycle-collections/west/

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Ohio River Cleanup
Jun
22
6:00 PM18:00

Ohio River Cleanup

  • Pinney Street Baden, PA, 15005 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 

On June 14th, The Tireless Project will be kicking off their Ohio River Cleanup Series on North Shore. During the series, we will be completing nine cleanups along the Ohio River between June 14th and June 23rd. We are very excited to have the chance to spend our time and effort on the Ohio River. Our boat captain, Evan Clark will be taking the Rachel Carson along the Ohio River conducting cleanups starting in North Shore and ending in Monaca. Please go to our website for a complete list of events and register! Click here to register for our events.

If you are interested in volunteering but you are unable to attend our events, please contact evan@alleghenycleanways.org. He will be working along the Ohio River everyday and would love to have volunteers join him whenever they can.

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Ohio River Cleanup
Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

Ohio River Cleanup

On June 14th, The Tireless Project will be kicking off their Ohio River Cleanup Series on North Shore. During the series, we will be completing nine cleanups along the Ohio River between June 14th and June 23rd. We are very excited to have the chance to spend our time and effort on the Ohio River. Our boat captain, Evan Clark will be taking the Rachel Carson along the Ohio River conducting cleanups starting in North Shore and ending in Monaca. Please go to our website for a complete list of events and register! Click here to register for our events.

If you are interested in volunteering but you are unable to attend our events, please contact evan@alleghenycleanways.org. He will be working along the Ohio River everyday and would love to have volunteers join him whenever they can.

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Ohio River Cleanup
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

Ohio River Cleanup

On June 14th, The Tireless Project will be kicking off their Ohio River Cleanup Series on North Shore. During the series, we will be completing nine cleanups along the Ohio River between June 14th and June 23rd. We are very excited to have the chance to spend our time and effort on the Ohio River. Our boat captain, Evan Clark will be taking the Rachel Carson along the Ohio River conducting cleanups starting in North Shore and ending in Monaca. Please go to our website for a complete list of events and register! Click here to register for our events.

If you are interested in volunteering but you are unable to attend our events, please contact evan@alleghenycleanways.org. He will be working along the Ohio River everyday and would love to have volunteers join him whenever they can.

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Ohio River Cleanup
Jun
18
6:00 PM18:00

Ohio River Cleanup

On June 14th, The Tireless Project will be kicking off their Ohio River Cleanup Series on North Shore. During the series, we will be completing nine cleanups along the Ohio River between June 14th and June 23rd. We are very excited to have the chance to spend our time and effort on the Ohio River. Our boat captain, Evan Clark will be taking the Rachel Carson along the Ohio River conducting cleanups starting in North Shore and ending in Monaca. Please go to our website for a complete list of events and register! Click here to register for our events.

If you are interested in volunteering but you are unable to attend our events, please contact evan@alleghenycleanways.org. He will be working along the Ohio River everyday and would love to have volunteers join him whenever they can.

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Turtle Creek Watershed Assoc. River Sweep
Jun
16
8:00 AM08:00

Turtle Creek Watershed Assoc. River Sweep

The TCWA will be participating in RIVER SWEEP by hosting a clean-up event at the Saunders Station trail access parking lot. The clean-up will occur June 16th and is scheduled to begin at 8AM. Event should be completed before noon. Please join us with appropriate clothing, insect repellent, and gloves. After meeting at the trail parking lot just North of the intersection of Turtle Creek and Saunders Station Rd. volunteers will walk the trail area to pick up litter. All volunteers are welcome! We hope to see you there while we work to keep the Turtle Creek area clean and green!

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Ohio River Cleanup
Jun
16
8:00 AM08:00

Ohio River Cleanup

On June 14th, The Tireless Project will be kicking off their Ohio River Cleanup Series on North Shore. During the series, we will be completing nine cleanups along the Ohio River between June 14th and June 23rd. We are very excited to have the chance to spend our time and effort on the Ohio River. Our boat captain, Evan Clark will be taking the Rachel Carson along the Ohio River conducting cleanups starting in North Shore and ending in Monaca. Please go to our website for a complete list of events and register! Click here to register for our events.

If you are interested in volunteering but you are unable to attend our events, please contact evan@alleghenycleanways.org. He will be working along the Ohio River everyday and would love to have volunteers join him whenever they can.

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Ohio River Cleanup
Jun
14
6:00 PM18:00

Ohio River Cleanup

On June 14th, The Tireless Project will be kicking off their Ohio River Cleanup Series on North Shore. During the series, we will be completing nine cleanups along the Ohio River between June 14th and June 23rd. We are very excited to have the chance to spend our time and effort on the Ohio River. Our boat captain, Evan Clark will be taking the Rachel Carson along the Ohio River conducting cleanups starting in North Shore and ending in Monaca. Please go to our website for a complete list of events and register! Click here to register for our events.

If you are interested in volunteering but you are unable to attend our events, please contact evan@alleghenycleanways.org. He will be working along the Ohio River everyday and would love to have volunteers join him whenever they can.

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Knotweed Therapy
Jun
5
6:00 PM18:00

Knotweed Therapy

Tough day at the office? Come get some stress relief knocking out knotweed at our Forestbrooke Conservation Area in North Fayette township. 

Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) is an invasive species and clearing it out is the first step toward restoring the riparian habitat at Forestbrooke, a joint effort with the Allegheny Watershed Alliance

We will start from the Montour Trail parking lot at Cliff Mine Rd. and Enlow Rd. Boots recommended; tools, gloves and refreshments provided. Any questions please contact emily@hollowoak.org.

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North Park Stewardship Day
May
12
9:00 AM09:00

North Park Stewardship Day

Friends of North Park will host their Spring Stewardship Day at the Ambridge Shelter. Volunteers will clean up trash, maintain trails, and remove invasive plant species. Lunch will be served afterwards! The Friends of North Park group is always looking for crew leaders for this event. To volunteer, or for more information, contact Gary Rigdon at 724-544-7284

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Robinson Run Tree Planting
Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Robinson Run Tree Planting

Plant native trees and shrubs next to Robinson Run in North Fayette Township. Streamside plantings are SO important, and you will learn how to properly plant the right types of trees/shrubs for our area. Get outside and have fun! 

All ages welcome

Please wear closed toe shoes

Please bring a shovel and reusable water bottle if you are able

Snacks and water will be provided

Contact: rebecca@awapa.org

412 291 8006

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Tree Planting with Little Sewickley Creek Watershed
Apr
21
8:30 AM08:30

Tree Planting with Little Sewickley Creek Watershed

  • Camp Meeting Road Sewickley, PA, 15143 United States (map)
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·       Tree Planting - Saturday April 21st 8:30am until 12noon – Join members of the Little Sewickley Creek Watershed Association, Tree Pittsburgh and Quaker Valley Recreation Association to plant tree seedlings in and around Legacy Fields at Bouchard Family Park.  Wear old clothes and bring work gloves.  Pizza will be provided at noon for volunteers.  Be sure to arrive at 8:30am to receive planting instructions.  They would like everyone to register for planning purposes.  Details and directions to site can be found at:

https://www.treepittsburgh.org/event/earth-day-plant-one-thousand-trees-with-tree-pittsburgh-and-qvra/

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Seedling Sale + North Area Environmental Council
Apr
7
9:00 AM09:00

Seedling Sale + North Area Environmental Council

Trees, shrubs and wildflowers, are available through NAEC each spring, most are native to Pennsylvania or non-invasive. Our bulk ordering allows us to offer them at lower prices to you. All plants are nursery grown in PA., are either bare root or potted as noted, and are specially selected to create and improve wildlife habitat, as well as for their beauty and their ability to suit a variety of landscape sites and conditions

 

Contact Meg Scanlon at 724-935-2170 or latodami@yahoo.com

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Nine Mile Run Watershed Assoc Water Talks
Mar
22
5:30 PM17:30

Nine Mile Run Watershed Assoc Water Talks

  • Nine Mile Run Watershed Association (map)
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Spring is here and the trees are waking up!  Our first Water Talk of the year will focus on the watershed’s trees as NMRWA’s Urban Forestry Manager, Jared Manzo, will share the recommendations developed during the 2017 master planning process. Additionally, if tree maintenance is on your mind this year, get guidance during the post presentation Q & A. Hope you can join us for this informal and informative Happy Hour. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

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