News

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MAX Environmental Investigated by EPA’s Office of Criminal Enforcement

November 28, 2023
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This month, the Mountain Watershed Association (MWA) discovered that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been investigating MAX Environmental. MAX is…

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MWA to Defend Protective Zoning Restrictions for Campground Expansion

November 28, 2023
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The Mountain Pines Campground, which lies directly in front of the Indian Creek and Indian Creek Valley Trail, has been associated with…

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Youghiogheny River communities win! Invenergy gives up on AEC

November 13, 2023
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After seven years of community opposition to building the gas-fired power plant as well as litigation by a team of environmental groups…

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Preview our new ICV Trail signs!

October 25, 2023

Mountain Watershed Association recently received a grant from the Climate and Rural Systems Partnership (created by the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and University of Pittsburgh) to create a series of interpretive signs along the Indian Creek Valley Trail!

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Opening the Steyer Bridge!

October 25, 2023

Our latest Indian Creek Valley Trail project is finally done! On on Oct 17, 2023, we celebrated the completion of the Steyer Bridge (and the trail leading to it) with a fun, community celebration in Mill Run.

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