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Become a Stream Steward!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 20, 2017

Volunteer to help ensure that every resident of the Darby/ Cobbs Creek Watershed has drinkable, swimmable, fishable water.  Right now the entire Darby/Cobbs Creek Watershed have been designated as impaired by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP). These impairments are primarily due to stormwater-related impacts and urban runoff. Stormwater runoff is “water from […]

Film Festival Success!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 20, 2017

PRC and Allegheny CleanWays were proud to partner with Chatham University to host the 3rd Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival to a SOLD OUT house! The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is the nation’s premier environmental and adventure film festival and stopped in Pittsburgh on March 9 as part of its nationwide tour to showcase […]

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Earth Day 2017!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 17, 2017

At PRC every day is Earth Day, but every April 22 we try to go a little further to show our love for the planet. Join us this year, as we celebrate Earth Day 2017 by giving back to the planet by reducing, reusing, recycling, and volunteering! Attend ReuseFest PRC is partnering with UPMC to host […]

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Zero Waste Award Winners

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on February 24, 2017

At a February 23 reception held at a renovated 19th century firehouse in Pittsburgh’s East End, the PRC presented its 2nd annual “Zero Waste Event & Business” awards to 10 environmental leaders in recognition of their commitment to adopting sustainable environmental practices and diverting waste through recycling, compost and reuse. ”PRC’s Zero Waste Pennsylvania program […]

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Have a Green Valentine’s Day!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on February 2, 2017

Whether we have someone to share it with or not, Valentine’s Day is coming! Make the earth your sweetheart this year (and every year!) by making sure your Day of Love celebrations are eco-friendly! Gifts Give the gift of experience. Experience gifts like cooking or dancing classes, museum tickets, conservation workshop registrations, or passes to a […]

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