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WPC Webinars

Our free webinars provide opportunities for everyone — anytime, anywhere — to learn more about the people, projects and programs that help protect and restore Western Pennsylvania's water, land and wildlife. Through these webinars, you’ll hear from our expert staff, glean a better understanding of how our work improves local communities and learn how you can get involved in local conservation efforts.

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Conservation in a Changing Climate

Oct. 22, 2020: Learn how climate change is affecting Pennsylvania’s species and how WPC conservationists are reacting in order to increase survival chances for the most vulnerable species and habitats.

Planting for Pollinators

Oct. 13, 2020: Find out how to select the best plants to optimize your garden or green space and to help pollinators, like butterflies and bees, do their important work.

Plants vs Stormwater

Oct. 8, 2020: Learn about a number of green infrastructure projects WPC has implemented to help manage Pittsburgh’s stormwater runoff.

WPC’s Community Forestry Program

Aug. 13, 2020: Learn about the benefit of trees and how community engagement and investment are ensuring that Pittsburgh and the surrounding region sustain a vibrant community forest.

Saving Fallingwater: 20 Years of Preserving Wright’s Masterwork

July, 2020: Engineer John A. Matteo discusses how innovative preservation approaches have been implemented to overcome the unique challenges of preserving Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater.

Virtual Annual Members’ Meeting and Update

June, 2020: View an overview of 2019 accomplishments made possible through the support of WPC members. Learn about WPC’s important work and how WPC is facing the challenges of COVID-19.

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's

MISSION

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy protects and restores exceptional places to provide our region with clean waters and healthy forests, wildlife and natural areas for the benefit of present and future generations. The Conservancy creates green spaces and gardens, contributing to the vitality of our cities and towns, and preserves Fallingwater, a symbol of people living in harmony with nature.