Resources & Links


Conservation Tips for Everyone:

H2Ouse – Water Saver Home

Water Conservation Throughout the Home (HomeAdvisor)

Energy Conservation for the Home (DEP)

U.S. Dept. of Energy – Home Energy Conservation Programs & Info.

Tips from the Alliance to Save Energy

DEP’s Recycling Page

DCNR’s iConserve Pennsylvania (“take conservation personally”)

Drinking Water Quality Information

Conservation for Property Owners:

Luzerne County Agricultural Preservation Program

National Wildlife Federation Backyard Habitat

NRCS Backyard Conservation Information

Plants for Conservation Landscaping

Pennsylvania Forest Stewardship Program

Keystone Clean Water Team

DEP’s Private Water Wells Page

Landowners’ Guide to Stormwater (Conewago Creek Initiative)

Identification & Control of Invasive Species

Natural Gas Exploration & Leasing Info. from Penn State Extension

Natural Gas Leasing Forum For Landowners

Conservation Planning Tools:

Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program

NRCS Soil Survey

Soils Info from Penn State Extension

PA Association of Professional Soil Scientists

Other Agencies:

Luzerne County Website

Luzerne County Penn State Cooperative Extension

PA Dept. of Environmental Protection

PA Dept. of Agriculture

USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service

PA Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources

PA Fish & Boat Commission

PA Game Commission

U.S. EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Office

Susquehanna River Basin Commission

Governor’s Invasive Species Council of PA

Conservation Organizations:

Eastern PA Coalition for Abandoned Mine Reclamation

North Branch Land Trust

Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts

National Association of Conservation Districts

Pocono Northeast Resource Conservation & Development Council

Greater Wyoming Valley Audubon Society

Trout Unlimited – Stanley Cooper Sr. Chapter

Friends of the Nescopeck

Mehoopany Creek Watershed Association

Fishing Creek Watershed Association

Lackawanna River Corridor Association

Nanticoke Conservation Club

Lehigh River Stocking Association’s Watershed Committee

Wildlands Conservancy

Natural Lands Trust

Pennsylvania Environmental Council

Lehman Sanctuary

Other Partners:

Pennsylvania Envirothon

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau