This page list countless applicable resources including current programs landowners can participate in, conservation and water related information specific to Washington County, regional resources, and general watershed resources, and more.

Local Organizations

Find other groups in Washington County

Watershed Tools

Online tools for watershed groups

GIS Mapping Resources

Online maps and data

Outdoor Recreation

Find local outdoor adventures!

State/Federal Agencies

Environmentally based government agencies

Plants & Animals

Attend a meeting, join a watershed, help collect data,


Increase the effectiveness of your conservation efforts

Energy Ind. Resources

Stay up to date on upcoming events!

National Organizations

National Conservation Groups and information

Watershed Grants

Check out what WCWA is really all about!

For Landowners

Stay up to date on upcoming events!

Local/Regional Planning

Planning documents that support regional goals

Invasive Species

Information on Invasive Species found in PA

20 D Rivers Conservation Plan (Raccoon Creek, Cross Creek, Harmon Creek, and Kings Creek)

Local Organizations

     Washington County Conservation District

     Penn State Cooperative Extension - Washington County

     Upper Saint Clair Citizens for Land Stewardship

     Allegheny Land Trust

     Western Pennsylvania Conservancy

Watershed Tools

      Watershed/Water Cycle Vocabulary:

Macroinvertebrate Viewer:

       Macroinvertebrate DEP Story Map:

GIS Mapping Resources
      DEP eMap PA PA 

      DEP GIS Data & Mappers

Outdoor Recreation

     Venture Outdoors

      Canonsburg Lake
      Cross Creek Lake
      Dutch Fork Lake

National Organizations

     Trout Unlimited (TU)

     Ducks Unlimited

     Pheasants Forever

Watershed Grants

Coming Soon!

For Landowners

     How to build a Rain Barrel

Local/Regional Planning

      Washington County Planning Office

State/Federal Agencies

     PA Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP)
          Office of Water Programs

     PA Fish & Boat Commission

     PA Game Commission

     PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources

     PA Department of Agriculture

     US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
          Office of Water

     US Geological Survey (USGS)
          Water Resources Mission Area

     US Department of Agriculture (USDA)
          Wildlife Services
          Farm Service Agency

          Natural Resources Conservation Service

          Rural Development

     US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)

     US Fish and Wildlife Service

     US Forest Service

Plants & Animals

      DCNR Pennsylvania Native Plants Information
      PA Native Plant Society
      iConserve PA
      Flowering Plant Identifier – Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

      Common Trees of PA
      Pennsylvania 2015-2025 Wildlife Action Plan
      PA Amphibians & Reptiles
      Aquatic Invasive Species


      Coming Soon!

Energy Industry Resources

     Center for Coalfield Justice

     Western PA Coalition for Abandoned Mine Reclamation

     FracTracker Alliance

Invasive Species

Dotted Duckweed

Alligator Weed

Garden Valerian  

Indian Swampweed

Java Waterdropwort

Leafy Spurge

Marsh Thistle

Reed Managrass

Water Primrose

Water Soldier