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Celebrate the Season with a Workshop!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 11, 2018

PRC has announced its Summer and Fall 2018 schedule of workshops to take place in Allegheny County. To register for a PRC workshop, visit www.prc.org/programs or call 412-488-7490 x226. BACKYARD COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS Wednesday, September 5, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., North Park Rose Barn, McCandless Township Saturday, September 8, from 12:30 – 2:00 p.m., Ross […]

Student Stream Stewards

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 25, 2018

For the fourth year, PRC and the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative partnered with local school districts on the Stream Stewards program. This year, nearly 1,500 students from the Upper Darby, Southeast Delco, Interboro, and William Penn School Districts participated in the program, which is funded by a grant from Boeing. Stream Stewards is a […]

Categories: Education

Sustainable Summer

Posted by: Kim Bischof on May 24, 2018

School’s out for summer, but it’s never a bad time to learn about being green! Here are a few tips for sustainable ways to beat the heat. Gardening Be smart about watering your yard or garden. Not all watering techniques are created equal. If you water your garden in the morning or evening, when it’s […]

Categories: Education

Questions? Call the Recycling Hotline

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 3, 2017

Wondering how to responsibly recycle materials close to home? Call the Recycling Hotline! In the summer of 2016, PRC took over operations of the PA Department of Environmental Protection’s Recycling Hotline. The hotline was created as a collaboration between PRC and what was then the Department of Environmental Resources for the first Recycling Month back in October of […]

Categories: Education

Stream Stewards Program Expanded!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 25, 2017

PRC was recently awarded a generous grant of $50,000 from The Boeing Company to continue the successful Stream Stewards hands-on watershed education program through the 2017 – 2018 school year. The program, sponsored by Boeing since 2014, is a partnership between PRC and the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative (EDCSC) and focuses on the importance of […]