Animal tracking event

10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24

The Water Wiser Kids series continues with "Who Goes There?" – discovering and interpreting the signs left behind by wildlife in winter. Click here for information.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Hike at Cherry Valley
Ridge Trail

10 a.m. Saturday, March 17

 

Explore Cherry Valley National Wildlife Refuge's Ridge Trail and see the headwaters of Cherry Creek. Part of the Get Outdoors Poconos series. Click here.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Streamwatch training

March 22 & 24

 

BWA's popular Streamwatch program is looking for new "water warriors." Learn how to monitor the health of our streams in an upcoming training session. This also a great refresher course for veteran Streamwatchers.

 

Click here for information about the Streamwatch program.

Click here for a downloadable flier about the training sessions.

 

 


 

Beautiful bald eagles

Visit our new webpage about the bald eagles at ForEvergreen Nature Preserve by clicking here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Plan for Clean Water

Read about BWA's latest environmental effort: to help municipalities decide where to spend their land/water preservation dollars. This project is funded by a grant from the Open Space Institute. Read more about it here.

 


 

 

$50,000+ in donations toward new nature center

 

An anonymous donor pledged $50,000 to help create the Brodhead Creek Heritage Center in Stroud Township if the community made enough matching donations in 2017 – and they did! First mission accomplished!

 

But the project and fundraising continue: Learn more about the proposed center on ForEvergreen Nature Preserve by clicking here.

 

 


 

 

Creating a new park in Stroudsburg

 

Learn more about the Urban Nature Space project – and how you can help create a new park in downtown Stroudsburg!  – by clicking here.


 

Environmental Alerts!

BWA has a new way for you to learn about important environmental issues in the news. See our new BWA Environmental Alerts page here.

 

The page includes "Report on MCCD," a column by Paula Heeschen, former Pocono Record editorial page editor, reporting on the Monroe County Conservation District's monthly board meetings.

 


 

 

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

 

Damary Bonilla-Rodriguez of Bushkill is one of BWA's newest board members and was recently appointed by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf to serve on his statewide commission on Latino affairs.

 

Meet Damary in the Member Spotlight.

 

Help create the Brodhead Creek Heritage Center!

Click here for details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRINT OUR 2018 ACTIVITIES CALENDAR

 

READ OUR ANNUAL REPORT FOR 2017

 

 

Where is your Watershed?

watershed map

Your "Watershed Address" describes where a raindrop that falls on the roof of your home will travel, from the smallest springlet in your backyard to a headwaters tributary, and on to larger and larger streams until finally reaching the Delaware River and eventually the Atlantic Ocean. FIND YOURS TODAY

 

Find the USGS Stream Gages in the Brodhead watershed

 

SEE A PROBLEM IN A STREAM?

Learn where to call.

Who to Call!

 

 

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