The Bugfeed

Start the School Year with PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 6, 2017

School is back in session and students across the Commonwealth are back in the classroom learning geometry, literature, and…worms? PRC has been working with schools across Pennsylvania for over five decades, providing innovative and engaging environmental programs on topics ranging from birds and stream life to recycling and litter to worm composting and watershed protection! […]

Categories: Education

PRC’s Fall Workshops!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on August 25, 2017

Fall is the perfect time to hit the books and learn new skills. Join PRC for a Conservation Workshop to learn how to conserve water with a rain barrel, turn leaves and food scraps into valuable compost or avoid exposure to common chemicals, carcinogens and toxins in the environment. Check the schedule below to find […]

Students as Stream Stewards

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 5, 2017

Over 1200 students from the Upper Darby, Southeast Delco and William Penn School Districts participated in the Stream Stewards program this spring where they learned about the importance of protecting their local waterways. The program, which is in its third year, is a partnership between PRC and the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative (EDCSC) and […]

Work With PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 26, 2017

PRC’s Zero Waste team has hit the ground running this season, helping events and businesses like the Pittsburgh Marathon and the Israel Independence Day Celebration┬ádivert and reduce their waste consumption by up to 90 percent! To cover the increasing demand for our zero waste and sustainability services, PRC is hiring Zero Waste Event Assistants to […]

Students Monitoring Streams

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 25, 2017

Spring is the perfect time to learn about the planet! PRC’s education team works with the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative to teach students about water quality and show them how to test the health of their local waterways using biology and chemistry. In the classroom, students learn about watersheds and natural indicators of a […]

Categories: Education