The Bugfeed

Go Green with a Workshop!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 2018

PRC has announced its Spring 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 Friday, April 13, from 7 – 8:30 p.m., Blueberry Hill Park, Franklin Park Borough Wednesday, April 18, from 7 – 8:30 p.m., Ross Township Municipal […]

Become a Stream Smart Property!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 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 information about stormwater pollution and a personalized stormwater audit of their property free of charge. This audit will identify changes property owners can take to reduce stormwater runoff leaving […]

Collection Events Success!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 13, 2017

For 15 years, PRC has been working with communities, volunteers, and partners to collect toxic and specialty items to be responsibly managed and recycled. From televisions & computer monitors, to paints & household cleaners, to pharmaceuticals & tires PRC hosts collection across southwestern Pennsylvania every year to ensure that residents have access to safe disposal […]

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 […]

Drug Take Back Day 2017

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 17, 2017

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! This October, PRC is partnering with PA American Water to host three drop-off locations as part of the Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) National Drug Take Back Day! On Saturday, October 28, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired […]