The Watershed Alliance of York is a coalition of stakeholders committed to being innovative leaders educating the public and encouraging watershed-based planning, restoration and protection in York County, Pennsylvania, and beyond.
The Watershed Alliance of York is a public-private partnership for those who want to help make their
communities more livable. Here a broad range of issues are addressed and resources are provided to
help make this happen. This web site was developed to serve as a communications center and
information clearinghouse to increase the visibility of what has worked for other communities, and to
promote a lively exchange of information to help create community sustainability in both urban and
rural areas. We welcome your comments and suggestions to make it as useful as possible.
Our website is your gateway to York County's Watersheds and the Chesapeake Bay. Many people and
organizations are working hard to restore and protect our watersheds and foster community health,
sustainable economies, and the quality of life and environment that we all enjoy and share. It opens
doors to topics and resource areas that can help connect you to local initiatives, tools, people and
You will be introduced to innovative examples of creating sustainable communities around the county.
You will also be able to link directly to descriptions of these programs and projects and tools that will
help you in your community. By clicking on 'Suggest a Resource' you can help build the 'toolkit' for
We hope that you find our website a good starting point for learning about the many dimensions and
integrative nature of building sustainable communities. Enjoy your journey!
2013 UPCOMING WATERSHED EVENTS IN APRIL!
- Apr. 13, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM - IBA Treevitalize Planting, City of York, Audubon York & York Rotary, Kiwanis Lake & Farquhar Park, York
- Apr. 13, 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon - Pine Run Stream Restoration Project Riparian Forest Buffer Planting, Brownton Rd., Red Lion
- Apr. 18, 6:30 - 8:30 PM - Spring in the Park Seminars - Adopt-A-Road, Composting & Rain Gardens, Carousel Bldg., Brookside Park, Dover Twp.
- Apr. 20, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Bunker Hill Rd. IDS Cleanup, Peach Bottom Twp.
- Apr. 20, 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon - Pine Run Stream Restoration Project Riparian Forest Buffer Planting, Brownton Rd., Red Lion
- Apr. 27, 8:00 AM - 12;00 PM - Glen Rock & Codorus Creek Cleanup, Water St. VFD, Glen Rock Borough
- Apr. 27, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Trolly Trail IDS Cleanup, Keep PA Beautiful - York, Jackson Twp.
- Apr. 27, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM - National Drug Take Back Day, Giant Pharmacies - Hanover (2), Queen St., Cape Horn, York & Dover
- Apr. 29 - May 1, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Riparian Forest Buffer Planting 319 Stream Restoration Project, Wagman Farm Codorus Creek Watershed Association, 710 Arbor Dr., Dallastown
Watershed Digest Blog
CLEAN WATER FOR YORK COUNTY York County TMDL Work Group
Last updated: 04-24-2013