The Evergreen Conservancy was recently awarded the Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence for its environmental stewardship. The award was received for the installation of the Trompe at the Tanoma Wetlands to help our passive treatment system more efficiently clean water entering Crooked Creek. The award was given by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. We […]
Find out at Evergreen’s spring program on Friday, April 28th at 6pm at Blue Spruce Park! Evergreen Conservancy is very closely tied to the coal industry in Indiana County. Our Tanoma site’s purpose is to treat abandoned mine drainage. Presenter Herb Gleditsch, who worked for R&P Coal for 30 years, will share artifacts and talk […]
A volunteer, organization, business, or an employed person can be nominated for the award. The conservancy is seeking to recognize a nominee who has demonstrated grass-roots leadership in the following areas: • New or innovative technology to prevent harm to our environment • Participation in activities that show a direct positive effect on our environment. […]
Hello everyone! My name is Jamie Douthit and I am the AmeriCorps VISTA for the 2016-2017 year. I am very excited to be working with you all! I grew up in Rochester, New York where my passion for the outdoors began. I studied Environmental Science at the University of Delaware, and continued to develop my environmental […]
Come on out to Tanoma between 6 pm and 9 pm to see our new addition in action. Rennie is powered by our renewable energy on site. ENJOY!
Evergreen Conservancy was delighted to host a pre-conference field trip of the PA Geologists on October 6th, 2016. Board members Cindy Rogers, Dan Boone and Stacey Robertson showed the group of about 17 around Tanoma. There were many questions and much interest in the system, and the new Trompe. A big “thank you” to Joan […]