Evergreen Conservancy

Award Winning Evergreen Conservancy!

 2013 Pennsylvania Environmental Council Award Winner


Upcoming Meetings   (Usually the first Thursday – every other month) Board meetings are open to the public.

All meetings are held at 1005 Oak Street, Indiana, PA – second floor (unless otherwise noted)


Come on out and Visit our Tanoma AMD Wetlands. Take a walk on our self guided ADA wetlands path. Learn about how a passive treatment system can clean 23 tons of iron out of Crooked Creek a year and enjoy the outdoors. Test your knowledge of plants and trees at the site. Stroll along our story book walk. Contact us if you want to schedule an environmental education program. See more about Tanoma and get directions.

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See our new rain barrel and rain garden videos!

 Rain Gardens:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=39v5YU9e8O0

Rain Barrels:



Upcoming Events at Yellow Creek State Park

Check out these amazing programs and events that will be happening at Yellow Creek State Park! Butterflies of the Night: Moths Friday, 8/29/2015: 8:00PM-9:30PM Meet at the Environmental Learning Center Ever wonder about all those insects hanging around your porch light?  Come meet the butterflies of night aka Moths.  Our park volunteers, Margaret and Jim […]

Blairsville Knotweed Festival!

Join Evergreen Conservancy at the Upcoming Blairsville Knotweed Festival on August 15th 10:30am-10pm on the Conemaugh River and Blairsville Riverfront Trail. Evergreen Conservancy will have a fundraising table set up at the festival. This will be a day of fun and entertainment. There will be many activities including a 5K walk/run, duck race, Concerts, Rain […]


Discussion about the map depicting coal mines near the Tanoma Treatment Site.

Annual Potluck Membership Picnic

Evergreen Conservancy held their Annual Potluck Picnic on June 23rd with a great turnout and great food! During the picnic, Evergreen Conservancy elected their board members for the 2015-2016 year. They welcomed the new treasurer, Becky Snyder and the addition of Mike Tyree to the board. Mr. Tyree is a biology professor at IUP and has […]

Storybook Walk at Tanoma

Tanoma has a new Story Book walk! Thanks to Indiana Free Library for their hard work to laminate all the pages of our new story book walk. They generously donated their time and the book so we can offer you a new story book at Tanoma. Thank you to all the student volunteers from IUP’s “Into the […]

the giving tree

Rain garden dedication

On Wednesday, June 3 the Stormwater Education Partnership will mark the official opening of the White Township rain garden. The garden was installed last October. The rain garden is designed to capture excess stormwater, and is an example of new stormwater management practices. This event tops off a year-long effort to educate municipal and county […]