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March 13, 2020

UPDATE: Five Regional PA Workshops Postponed

We have been closely monitoring the developments regarding the coronavirus and the recommendations prescribed by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) as well as state and local officials. Out of an abundance of caution and with the health and safety of all attendees in mind, we are postponing the following regional watershed workshops that were scheduled for March and April of 2020.

Southeast PA Regional Workshop – March 25, 2020

Southcentral PA Regional Workshop – March 27, 2020

Northeast PA Regional Workshop – April 09, 2020

Northwest PA Regional Workshop – April 29, 2020

Northcentral PA Regional Workshop – April 30, 2020

The Southwest PA Regional Workshop has NOT been postponed at this time.

POWR intends to reschedule these workshops for a late June through August time frame. If you have already registered, we will gladly hold on to your registration for the rescheduled date. If you would prefer a refund at this time, please contact Tali MacArthur tmacarthur@pecpa.org or Susan Myerov smyerov@pecpa.org

We will provide information about new dates and revised agendas, if necessary, as soon as possible.

We urge everyone to familiarize themselves with the guidance issued by the CDC for preventing the spread of the virus (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html) Thank you for your understanding.

January 24, 2020

Announcing the 2020 Regional Workshops for Watershed Organizations

Below, please find information about each of the six 2020 regional workshops for watershed organizations. Registration for each event will open on a rolling basis approximately 6 weeks prior to the event. Check back often to register for the workshop nearest you. Agendas are available as well, though they are subject to change.

Cost to attend each workshop is $15 and includes light morning refreshments and lunch.

Mark your calendars and plan to attend!

March 25: Southeast Workshop- Willistown Conservation Trust in Newtown Square

Agenda

REGISTER for the Southeast workshop

March 27: Southcentral Workshop- Trees and Trails Center in Mechanicsburg

Agenda

REGISTER for the Southcentral workshop

April 9: Northeast- The Lackawanna Heritage Valley, Scranton

Agenda

REGISTER for the Northeast workshop

April 29: Northwest- Erie National Wildlife Refuge

Agenda

REGISTER for the Northwest workshop

April 30: Northcentral- Lycoming College, Williamsport

Draft Agenda

Registration not yet available.

May 12: Southwest- Loyalhanna Watershed Association Headquarters, Ligonier

Agenda

Registration not yet available.

For a map of these regions, click here and scroll to the bottom of the page.

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January 15, 2020

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