Board meeting: Members invited
You are invited to attend a special board meeting of the Brodhead Watershed Association, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug 3. This will be our first board meeting at ForEvergreen Nature Preserve.
Bring a chair. We will meet out back on the deck to discuss upcoming events and ongoing projects.
Afterward, introduce yourself. Tell us your interests, and consider volunteering for upcoming events. This is a great opportunity to get involved in a meaningful cause.
ForEvergreen Nature Preserve is on Cherry Lane Road in Analomink. See you there!
Get ready to Ramble!
This year's River Ramble will feature the Upper Brodhead, starting and ending at Brodhead Hunting and Fishing Club in Canadensis. Join us from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9,
with an after-Ramble party from 4 to 5 p.m.
Would you like to know more about the event, and purchase advance tickets at a discount?
Please click here.
Pick your hike at Mount Wismer
The Get Outdoors Poconos free hike series continues with a choice for participants: Would you rather take it easy with a jaunt through Gravel Family Nature Preserve, or challenge your hiking prowess by scrambling up Mount Wismer?
Either way, you'll see beautiful views and learn more about the open space and high water quality that bless the Poconos. The hikes will be held simultaneously at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29.
For information about this hike and others in the series, click here. This new webpage includes directions and trail maps for each hike.
Our latest newsletter has been published, and it's full of important information
and upcoming events. Read it online here.
Creek 5K results
The weather was beautiful, the course gorgeous, and the runners swift for the Creek 5K, held April 26 in conjunction with the Earth Day celebration at ForEvergreen Nature Preserve.
James Furiosi came in first, with a time of 20:52.
Dabora Webster led the women, at fourth place overall, with a time of 21:52.
For the rest of the race results, click here.
What is your government obligated to do for the environment?
The Delaware Riverkeeper Network has created a resource
that explains the legal obligations of all levels of government, in regard
to environmental protection. For more information about the Environmental
Rights Amendment of the Pennsylvania Constitution, and the Delaware
Riverkeeper Network's explanation of it, click here.
GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT
FOR THE LOWER BRODHEAD
READ MORE about the Project
LOOKING FOR MORE INFO ON PA STREAMS? CLICK HERE!
IMPAIRED STREAMS IN THE BRODHEAD WATERSHED CLICK
Read more about native plants, their value, and the problem of invasive plants HERE