2nd Annual Watershed Cleanup Day - Saturday April 2nd, 2016 Thank you to the seven volunteers that came out on April 2nd to help us with the watershed cleanup in Westover. We were able to collect ten bags of litter along with some miscellaneous items from along Chest Creek, Bridge Street, Water Street, and the road that goes back toward the water treatment plant. Also, thank you to PennDOT for supplying the bags, gloves, and vests and for disposing of the trash we collected. If you are fishing in the area this season, please be mindful of the hard work our volunteers put in and help keep the area clean and litter free! Thank you!
Children's Fishing Derby to be held in Westover - Saturday, May 14th, 2016 The CCWA is pleased to announce that we will be partnering with several other local organizations to host a kid's fishing derby on Saturday, May 14th in Westover. Registration will be from 8-9 AM and the derby will take place from 9-11 AM. Children ages 4-15 are invited to participate in the derby and prizes will be awarded in multiple categories. Tickets for a free lunch will be provided for each participating child, and additional food and beverages will be available for purchase. To volunteer or donate a prize for the derby, please contact the CCWA through the Contact CCWA tab at the top of this page. Thank you and please help spread the word!
CCWA Receives Watershed Mini Grant (February 2016) We are pleased to announce that the CCWA is a recipient of a grant from the 2016 Dominion/Western PA Conservancy Watershed Mini Grant Program. Funding from this program will be used to pay for water sample analysis as part of the Brubaker Run Coldwater Conservation Plan Development project. Thank you, Dominion and WPC!!
CCWA Receives Coldwater Heritage Partnership Grant (February 27, 2016) We are pleased to announce that the CCWA, in partnership with Trout Unlimited's Coldwater Habitat Restoration Program, has received a grant from the Coldwater Heritage Partnership Program to perform an assessment of Brubaker Run and its tributaries and develop a conservation plan for the watershed. We will be asking for public input as we develop the plan so keep your eye out for upcoming meetings and opportunities to participate.
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