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ACAP Opportunity for Agriculture Land Owners

The Agriculture Conservation Assistance Program (ACAP) was created through the Clean Streams Fund established by the FY2022-2023 Pennsylvania State Budget. ACAP provides financial and technical assistance for the implementation of best management practices (BMPs) on agricultural operations within the Commonwealth.

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2023 Summer Explore Camp!

We had a great week with our 2023 Explore Camp! Campers (and staff) enjoyed a week of exploring Headwaters Park, its habitats, animals, and trails. We also welcome SO many guests, including the PA Game Commission, DCNR, Purple Martin Association, Erie County Master Gardeners, Tamarack Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, and PA SeaGrant! 

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Summer 2023 Intern Search

The District offers a paid, part-time summer internship for a college student looking for experience in the environmental field. The internship includes experience with environmental education (both formal and informal programming), working with environmental partners, Park Management work in Headwaters Park, and more.

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Covid - 19 Response

Please see below for the most updated Covid-19 response for the Erie County Conservation District.

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Memorial Tree Trail

A dedication tree planting ceremony was held on Tuesday, June 5, to kickoff a new project for ECCD: a Memorial Tree Trail to serve as an educational tool for visitors to Headwaters Park and an opportunity for residents to memorialize or honor loved ones.

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