News

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Seeking Land Committee Members!

January 5, 2024

“All nature is doing her best each moment to make us well—she exists for no other end. Do not resist her,” Henry…

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Mountain Pines oral argument & next steps

January 4, 2024
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On December 11, MWA and Diamond Properties LLC (owner of Mountain Pines Campground in Melcroft) held oral arguments in front of the…

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What would Rachel Carson say about roadside spraying?

January 3, 2024
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An essay by guest writer and MWA member DARYLN BREWER HOFFSTOT. Daryln’s book, “A Farm Life: Observations of Fields and Forests” was…

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What should you know about hydrogen hubs?

January 3, 2024

In October 2023, the Appalachian Regional Clean Hydrogen Hub (ARCH2) announced details of establishing a gigantic hub for methane-derived hydrogen production in…

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Vote for the Yough as River of the Year!

January 2, 2024
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This year will mark Mountain Watershed Association’s 30th year of protecting and restoring the Youghiogheny River Watershed! As we approach this milestone, we thought it was only fitting to nominate the Youghiogheny River as the 2024 Pennsylvania River of the Year!

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