WPC Protects Section of Ecologically Significant Waterway
A recent land acquisition will continue the Conservancy’s effort to protect French Creek and conserve land in the watershed.
Conservation Hall of Fame Honors WPC Board Member
A member of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy Board of Directors is now a member of the Venango County Conservation Hall of Fame.
WPC Ecologists Publish Botanical Note in Rhodora Journal
Scientists from the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy published a note in a botanical journal detailing how they discovered a plant that had never been recorded in the state.
Enhanced Conservation Easement Incentive Renewed Through the end of 2013
Congress recently renewed a 2006 incentive that enables family farmers and other landowners to get a significant tax benefit for donating a conservation easement on their land. Landowners who act quickly to conserve their land can now enjoy these enhanced tax benefits.