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PRC’s Fall Workshops!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 17, 2018

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 learn the ins and outs of how to effectively recycle at home. Check the schedule below to […]

Become a Member of PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on August 1, 2018

Since the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s founding in 1939, we have depended on the support of our members. PRC’s members have helped protect Pennsylvania’s environment for future generations by enabling PRC to: Educate thousands of students and adults annually about environmental awareness and sustainable living. Build community rain gardens to protect local watersheds. Fight scenic blight like […]

Categories: Sustainable Home

Become a Stream Smart Property!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 20, 2018

PRC is inviting any property owner in the Darby and Cobbs Creek Watersheds to participate in the Stream Smart Stormwater House Call program! Stream Smart properties will receive audits that help residents learn how stormwater runoff impacts our local streams and creeks. The audit offers information about stormwater  “Best Management Practices” that, when implemented, will […]

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 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 […]

10 Things to Donate, Not Toss

Posted by: Kim Bischof on June 20, 2018

Why Donate? Recycling is a great why to keep materials out of the trash, but it should never be the only option, as recycling is still an energy-intensive process. If an item is still usable, someone should use it! When you donate unwanted goods, valuable resources are put in the hands of those who need them. […]

Categories: Sustainable Home