2017 Tree Sale Brochures Update

Tree Sale Brochures are being assembled and will be available at the beginning of February.  Keep in mind that you will have until the end of March to place orders for your trees!  We will post the brochure online as well as mail them out as soon as it is prepared and finalized. read more →

Crawford Conservation District Annual Dinner Date is Set

SAVE THE DATE:  The District Annual Dinner will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017.  More information available very soon. read more →

Pollution Control Project Funded in Crawford County

The Crawford County Conservation District received $2000.00 to conduct a Canadohta Lake Best Management Practices Initiative. “This grant allows our Conservation District to address local pollution issues. We plan to educate local residents on how they can do their part to improve the water quality around Canadohta Lake via improved docking, shoreline stabilization, and enhanced.. read more →

CASH Envirothon Team represented Crawford County very well at States

The “Conservation Confederation” Envirothon team from CASH (Conneaut Area Senior High) won First Place for Crawford County at the Crawford/Mercer County Joint Envirothon on May 4, and moved on to represent Crawford County at the 33rd Pennsylvania Envirothon state competition that was held at Susquehanna University and Camp Mount Luther on Tuesday and Wednesday, May.. read more →

NEW…Nature Play Area!

The Woodcock Creek Nature Center has added a new Nature Play Area for the public to enjoy.  A “kick off” program was held Wednesday, May 18, and there will be several more programs in May/June that utilize the new outdoor classroom feature.  Monday, May 23 at 4:30 p.m. we will look for birds, Thursday, June.. read more →

Manure Management Assistance

          Didn’t make it to the recent field day? Assistance is still only a phone call away.  Contact Breann at the Crawford County Conservation District, M – F, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, 814-763-5269 to schedule an appointment.  Don’t wait to start your Manure Management Plan. read more →

Celebrating 60 Years of Conservation for Crawford County…

Conservation District Chairman Robert Waddell served as Master of Ceremonies, for the Crawford County Conservation District’s Annual Luncheon held February 18, 2016 at the Italian Civic Club in Meadville with 145 people in attendance Special Awards were presented following the dinner. Charlie and Cathy Vorisek of Vorisek’s Backyard Bee Farm LLC were awarded the Conservation.. read more →

Now Taking 2016 Stainbrook Park Shelter Reservations!

You may contact us at 814-763-5269 to make your Stainbrook Park Shelter reservations for the 2016 season! read more →


Multiple organizations across Pennsylvania are taking measures to prepare for a possible outbreak of Avian Influenza.  General information as well as details on biosecurity, sample flock plans, guidance for small producers and hunters is available. Please use the following link  to access the Penn State Avian Influenza website:  http://extension.psu.edu/animals/poultry/topics/health-and-diseases/avian-influenza read more →

New District Board Director Appointed

Congratulations to Rob Waddell on his appointment to a four-year term as Crawford County Conservation District Board Director. Rob was elected at the recent January Board of Directors meeting at the Woodcock Creek Nature Center. John Green, DEP, officially swore him into office. Other new officers who were elected at the meeting were: Vice-chairperson Scott.. read more →