Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts

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2012-13 Nonpoint Source Pollution Mini-grant Projects

The 2012-2013 round of Nonpoint Source Pollution Mini-Grant program funded 37 projects. The projects were funded by the Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts, order Inc. through a grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection under Section 319 of the Clean Water Act, administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

County Project Title Funding
Adams Green Roof Outreach $1, help 400
Allegheny Agricultural Alternative Project $2,000
Berks Wyomissing Watershed Outreach Campaign $2,000
Bucks Waste Not Want Not $2,500
Centre Wetlands and Waterways Big and Small $1, stuff 533
Chester Clean Streams for All Generations $1,056
Crawford Rain Garden Demonstration Project $1,537
Dauphin Non-Point Source Pollution Prevention in Dauphin County Exhibit $2,261
Elk Elk County Erosion & Sediment Control Workshop $1,315
Elk Clarion River Stormwater Awareness Project $1,706
Erie Erie County Interseeding Demo Field Day $2,311
Erie Best Management Practices Educational Brochure $1,964
Franklin Stormwater BMP Workshop $1,968
Indiana 2012 Southwest Pennsylvania Project Grass Conference $2,044
Indiana Rain Barrel and Stormwater Workshop $146
Jefferson We All Live Downstream: Become a Steward of your farm. $833
Lawrence 2013 Shenango River Watershed Source Water Protection Calendar $2,047
Lebanon Briar Lake Enhancement Project $1,676
Lebanon Lebanon County Educational Nonpoint Source Pollution Newspaper & Internet Advertisements $2,000
Lehigh Lehigh County Water Quality Educational Seminars $1,300
McKean NPS Awareness Program for Landowners/Users $2,500
Monroe Retain the Rain: Practices for Pollution Prevention $2,500
Northampton “The Dirt on Soils” $1,898
Pike Pike County Rain Garden Education and Installation for the Area Agency on Aging $1,859
Schuylkill Silver Creek AMD Trail $2,500
Sullivan Soil Sample Kits for Ag Compliance $939
Susquehanna Deacon Brook Watershed Group $203
Tioga Tioga County Women In Agriculture $756
Union Soil Health Workshop $2,179
Union Soil Stabilization Demonstration Plots using Enzyme Stabilization $1,695
Warren Liquid Assets:  Profit Through Proper Manure Application $995
Wayne Japanese Knotweed and Invasive Species Demonstration Site $1,867
Wayne Wayne County E&S Workshop $1,300
Wayne Cover Crop & No-Till Demo $633
Westmoreland Pollution Prevention in the Loyalhanna Watershed $1,039
York Watershed Weekend and Manure Management Meeting $1,752