Land swap marks latest step to improve Youghiogheny River watershed by Deborah Weisberg

Land swap marks latest step to improve Youghiogheny River watershed by Deborah Weisberg

Sunday, October 14, 2007 A land swap has paved the way for the restoration of Morgan Run, a Youghiogheny River tributary so degraded by mine drainage it hasn’t sustained trout…

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2007 South Branch of the Potomac—Jim Blackham Memorial Trip by Judy Peascoe

2007 South Branch of the Potomac—Jim Blackham Memorial Trip by Judy Peascoe

2007 South Branch of the Potomac—Jim Blackham Memorial Trip by Judy Peascoe As I was driving to the Seneca Rocks meeting area Friday morning from Elkins, I watched my car…

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Friends and Legends by Charlie

Friends and Legends by Charlie

I met Norm Holcombe and Tom Irwin at the Penn State Pool in the winter of 1969. I’d gotten an invitation from John Sweet, the de-facto leader of Penn State’s…

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Conservation Corner…by Ken Gfroerer

Conservation Corner…by Ken Gfroerer

Conservation Corner…by Ken Gfroerer   Great News ! Keith Pitzer, Executive Director of Friends of the Cheat (FOC) along with board member Charlie and Sandy Walbridge have successfully secured the…

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Taking kids paddling for the first time is a delicate thing. by Jason Craig

Taking kids paddling for the first time is a delicate thing. by Jason Craig

Taking kids paddling for the first time is a delicate thing. Here are some tips to keep them wanting to get back on the water again and again. For the…

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Paddler Profile, Mark Konopasek

Paddler Profile, Mark Konopasek

Name: Mark Konopasek Years Paddling: 17 years First Kayak: Perception Dancer Currently Paddling: Wavesport Fusion Favorite Local River: Slippery Rock Creek Favorite River Anywhere: New River Who taught you to…

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The Land and Water Conservation Fund Needs Your Help Now! by Kevin Coburn

The Land and Water Conservation Fund Needs Your Help Now! by Kevin Coburn

The Land and Water Conservation Fund Needs Your Help Now! posted February 26, 2007 by Kevin Coburn Call, Write or Email Your Senator to Support the Fund! What’s “The Fund?”…

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