The Independence Conservancy represents the Potato Garden Run, Little Raccoon Run, & Raccoon Creek Watersheds. The IC truly represents the watershed concept by stewarding in 3 counties: Allegheny, Beaver, & Washington.
Little Sewickley Creek Watershed Association
Organized in 1972, resident volunteers and the QV Creekers safeguard it's streams. This watershed is one of the cleanest in the state thanks in part to the group's efforts.
Montour Run Watershed Association
Established in 1995 under the leadership of the Hollow Oak Land Trust, this group works to protect the watershed's natural values while promoting their related economic benefits.
Nine Mile Run Watershed Association
Covering just 6.5 square miles,this watershed is site to the largest urban stream restoration in the country which was completed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
North Area Environmental Council
Founded in 1969 by North Hills residents, the group engages in ecological restoration projects, land conservation, education, advocacy, and scientific research in the Pine Creek Watershed.
Peters Creek Watershed Association
This group conducts scientific assessments, inventories and research relevant to the natural resources of the watershed in order to develop and implement a watershed protection plan.
Watersheds of South Pittsburgh
In partnership with Economic Development South, this group seeks to inspire communities in the Saw Mill Run and Streets Run Watersheds by providing environmental leadership, engaging citizens in direct action, and partnering on key issues that affect the well-being of the watershed.
South Fayette Conservation Group
An all volunteer, nonprofit organization, this group has completed projects on abandoned mine drainage (AMD) reclamation, fish habitat restoration, as well as wetland trail creation and maintenance.
Turtle Creek Watershed Association
This watershed group spans two counties and has over 40 years of history protecting and improving the Turtle Creek Watershed by bringing together government organization, citizens, and other community members.
The Girty's Run Watershed Association
Low-lying communities like Millvale often get flooded, and the GRWA is working towards cleaner water and safer communities
The Lower Chartiers Watershed Association
The Chartiers Creek Watershed is one of the largest in Allegheny county, encompassing over 25 communities. Looking to get into a kayak or canoe to lend a hand? The LCWA is your group.