Sign The Petition #CleanWissahickon
Sign The Petition #CleanWissahickon
Sign The Petition #CleanWissahickon
Sign The Petition #CleanWissahickon
Sign The Petition #CleanWissahickon
 
 

Wissahickon Clean Water Partnership

The communities of the Wissahickon Watershed have a momentous opportunity to Own the Solution and create their own Total Maximum Daily Load - a regulation that limits the amount of pollutants that the creek can handle while still meeting water quality standards. Municipalities of the watershed would collaborate to share resources, costs, and support to create this plan over the next two years. Together, we can mitigate damaging floods, protect fish and wildlife, prevent further streambank erosion, and return valuable recreation areas.

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Upcoming Events

 
  • Bird Walk at Willow Lake Farm

    8:00 a.m.

    Willow Lake offers breeding habitat for over 40 bird species. By late June, many are nesting and already beginning to raise young. Come learn about these nesting birds and how fledglings are cared for, and see how many species you can see and hear!

  • Nature Stroll at Crossways Preserve

    1:30 p.m.

    The 57 acres of Crossways Preserve offers meadows with native grasses and wildflowers, stands of towering hardwood trees, and wetlands with cattails. Join us for a guided walk through this beautiful landscape, and learn about ecological succession and meadow ecology while looking for birds and butterflies.

  • Evans-Mumbower Mill Open House

    Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social

    1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
    Take a break from the heat and join us for a cool treat and a tour of the water-powered gristmill.  

  • Movie Screening - THE MESSENGER

    7:30 p.m.

    Join WVWA for a special, one-night screening of Su Rynard’s beautiful and contemplative documentary THE MESSENGER. The film takes viewers from the northern reaches of the Boreal Forest to the base of Mount Ararat and the urban streets of New York to tell the story of the mass depletion of songbirds on multiple continents, and of those who are working to turn the tide.

2016 Tex Mex Race Results

Thank you to all our runners, Green Ribbon Teams, sponsors & volunteers!

 

Current News

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  • Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association Celebrates Newest Preserve

  • WVWA Receives Grant in Butterfly Conservation

  • WVWA Welcomes New Staff


A Healthy Wissahickon: We All Have a Part to Play from GreenTreks Network on Vimeo.

If you have a group who would like to view the movie, contact Gina Craigo at gina@wvwa.org.