Conservation

Learn about how we actively monitor and restore water quality in the Indian Creek and greater Youghiogheny River Watershed

News & Updates

Water Guardians Afterschool Club Receives Funding for 2022/2023 School Year

May 27, 2022

The Mountain Watershed Association (MWA) is happy to announce a new upcoming education project: the Water Guardians After School Youth Club. During the 2022-23 school year, this club will take…

Read More

High Quality Streams – High Quality Fish

March 15, 2022

The Youghiogheny River Watershed is known for its clean and cool tributaries, fishing, whitewater rafting, and coal mining.  Our industrial minded history paired with our current love for the outdoors…

Read More

Mussel Surveys in Indian Creek

August 16, 2021

Recently, from July 20th to the 23rd, MWA conducted freshwater mussel surveys with assistance from Western Pennsylvania Conservancy (WPC).  DCNR staff members from Ohiopyle and Laurel Hill State Park were…

Read More