December 2020

December 31, 2020

Hempfield baseball team to host Christmas tree recycling event

Trib Live – A Hempfield baseball team is hosting a Christmas tree recycling program this holiday season. Members of the 13U Hempfield Spartans Metro Baseball team […]
December 24, 2020

Mask, PPE litter posing environmental concerns in Pittsburgh-area

11 News WPXI.com – PITTSBURGH — While masks and other personal protective equipment are serving to keep us safe amid the pandemic, environmental experts are growing increasingly […]
December 24, 2020

Allegheny, Westmoreland provide plenty of places to recycle your Christmas tree

Trib Live – Once Christmas is over, that tree in the living room goes from a way of remembering the holiday to “All right, how are […]
December 22, 2020

Illegal dumping up more than 200 percent across Pennsylvania

Penn Live Patriot News -Reports of illegal dumps across Pennsylvania increased by 212 percent in 2020, according to Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. The statewide trash and litter prevention […]
December 18, 2020

Westmoreland Cleanways promotes Christmas ‘Tree-cycling’

Gettysburg Times – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling reminds everyone to recycle their real Christmas trees. After the festivities are finished, give a gift to Mother Nature […]
December 17, 2020

KPB Surveillance Cameras Catch Illegal Dumping In Michaux State Forest; Reports Of Illegal Dumping Up 212% In 2020

PA Environment Digest Blog – Cameras installed through the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Illegal Dump Free PA Surveillance Camera Loan Program recently captured a couple illegally dumping […]
December 17, 2020

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Surveillance Cameras Catch Illegal Dumping in Michaux State Forest, Franklin County

(December 17, 2020) Cameras installed through the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Illegal Dump Free PA surveillance camera loan program recently captured a couple illegally dumping a couch […]
December 17, 2020

Sen. Anthony H. Williams Announces $315,530 in Regional Coastal Zone Project Funding

EINPRESSWIRE – Harrisburg – December 17, 2020 – Sen. Anthony H. Williams announced today that $315,530 in Coastal Zone Grants has been awarded to area projects from […]
December 8, 2020

Darby Creek Valley Association Cleans Up Darby Creek Watershed with Help from DEP’s Coastal Resources Management Program, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Surrounding Community

(December 8, 2020) Darby Creek Valley Association (DCVA), with the help of Darby Borough, the Philadelphia Water Department and the DCVA’s strong base of local volunteers […]
December 8, 2020

Keep PA Beautiful: Darby Creek Valley Assn. Partners, Cleanup Darby Creek Watershed In 4 Southeast Counties

PA Environment Digest Blog – The Darby Creek Valley Association, with the help of Darby Borough, the Philadelphia Water Department and the DCVA’s strong base of […]
December 6, 2020

Dec. 31, 2020

Latrobe Bulletin – Loyalhanna Watershed Association will partner with Westmoreland Cleanways in the Christmas Tree-cycling program. Bring trees, with no decorations, tree bags, wires, etc., to […]
December 4, 2020

Robert Habegger | Naturalist, outdoor enthusiast loved to share knowledge and pet reptiles

Pittsburgh Post Gazette – Robert Habegger was the kind of character that you could only find in a novel. Or Pittsburgh. Disarming and sweet, “Snakeguy,” as […]