Buffalo Creek Watershed Association
Attend a BCWA Meeting
7 PM 2nd Thursday of the month
Buffalo Township Municipal Building
400 Buffalo Center Lane
Washington, PA 15301
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Buffalo Creek Watershed at a Glance
Buffalo Creek is a gem of Washington County. This watershed is rural in nature. Buffalo Creek has been designated a High Quality Warm Water Fishery (HQ-WWF) by PADEP; an Important Bird Area (IBA-80) by the Western PA Conservancy - one of only 85 in the state; and, an Exceptional Biodiversity Area (BDA) by the Western PA Conservancy.
Buffalo Creek Stats
Watershed Area: 164 Sq. Miles (including the portion in West Virginia, until it flows into the Ohio River)
Land Use 52% Forested, 47% Agriculture, <1% Developed
Total Length of Streams (with Tributaries): 259 Miles
Primary Concerns: Protecting and improving the quality of this high quality water resource is one major concern for the dedicated members of Buffalo Creek Watershed.
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The Buffalo Creek Watershed Association hosts and participated in a variety of projects throughout the year. Some of the primary projects BCWA members are currently working on are:
WATER QUALITY MONITORING
Find out how to participate!
OSPREY NESTING PLATFORM
Check out our latest projects!
WATERSHED MANAGEMENT PLAN
See how we're implementing long term strategic planning!
See how long-term efforts pay off!
Contact Buffalo Creek Watershed Association
We would love to hear from you! you can reach us by mail at the following P.O. Box, or by e-mail.
P.O. Box 408
Claysville, PA 15323