Evergreen Conservancy

Award Winning Evergreen Conservancy!

 2013 Pennsylvania Environmental Council Award Winner

 

Board Meeting –January 8th, 2015  at 7:00 PM.   Board meetings are open to the public.

Committee Meetings

  • Finance / Fundraising  - December 6th   8:00 PM.
  • PR –  December 6th at 7:00 PM.

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

TANOMA AMD WETLANDS

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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11th Annual Holiday Baazar, Cafe, and Bake Sale

The First Unitarian Universalist Church is holding a holiday Bazaar at 285 Twolick Drive, Indiana on Saturday, December 6th, from 10am to 3pm.  There will be all sorts of great items to choose from, including soup,waffles, jewelry, knitted items, cookbooks, and baked goods, just to name a few. Remember to visit the Evergreen Conservancy’s table while […]


New Home for the Tanoma Windmill!

Recently we moved the windmill at Tanoma wetlands to be closer to the main path.  It now sits on a platform that was built and stained by our great volunteers.  The windmill is up and running now and working better than ever in it’s new home! Thank you to everyone who helped make this happen!

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Rain Garden Program

What is a rain garden? What are they used for? Where can I see one in Indiana County?  Saturday November 15th, 2014  We all learned the answer to these questions at our Fall Program, “Planting Rain Gardens.” Barbara        Hauge, Landscape Architect of InHouse Architects, presented information about how rain gardens can be […]


Recent Grant Work

We have been blessed to receive several grants over the past few months. We would like to thank our sponsors for their consideration and support! Community Foundation for the Alleghenies – to support our OSM/VISTA project in partnership with Crooked Creek Watershed Association. Office of Surface Mining – to support Phase IX of the Bear Run […]


Staining our newly installed wind turbine platform.

IUP Volunteers at Tanoma

Five members of SNAP, Student Nurses of Pennsylvania, came to the Tanoma Wetlands and put in a 3.5 hour work session. The IUP nursing students  prepped and stained outdoor woodwork, shed, tower and bridge handrails. The Evergreen Conservancy would like to thank IUP Office of Service Learning for coordinating the event, as well as the […]


AmeriCorps NCCC Team in Indiana County

The Appalachian Coal Country Team applied for and was granted an AmeriCorps NCCC team to help with VISTA projects throughout Appalachia. Evergreen Conservancy was blessed to be an approved OSM/VISTA site! We worked with a great team of volunteers from all across the country. Projects were in Homer City, at Tanoma AMD wetlands, and at Yellow […]

NCCC Team