Friends of the Riverfront
For 20 years, Friends of the Riverfront has been on the ground and in the water, working to protect and restore our region’s priceless rivers and riverfronts. Learn more about Pittsburgh extensive land and water trails as well as how to become a part of their protection and maintenance.
PA Community Forestry Council
PACFC serves as a vehicle for DCNR Bureau of Forestry and Penn State University to guide a statewide program that provides technical and financial assistance for communities and volunteer groups.
Mount Washington Community Development Corporation
MWCDC is the leading force behind the creation of Pittsburgh’s newest park, Emerald View Park – 235 acres of trails, forests, and passive green space.
Penn State Extension
Penn State Extension staff provides you with technical expertise on everything from food production to tree pests and diseases. Learn more about their many education programs hosted throughout the year.
Nine Mile Run Watershed Association
NMRWA works to ensure the restoration and protection of the Nine Mile Run Watershed through citizen engagement and demonstration projects.
Phipps Conservatory Botanical Garden
Awaken your senses. Immerse yourself in 17 distinct botanical experiences. Encounter something of the secret life of plants and glimpse one of the world’s greenest public gardens, complete with a collection of native and exotic trees.