Friends Of The Little Aughwick Creek

Mission: "To protect and promote the environment and water quality within the Little Aughwick Creek Watershed. Strategies to achieve the mission include education to enhance public understanding of water issues, data collection, community activism, and promoting good quality land use planning."

Your Subtitle text
Links

Local Government Contact Info:

Dublin Township (Fulton County) Supervisors Ph: (717) 987-9512
Dublin Township (Huntingdon County) Supervisors Ph: (814) 259-3774
Todd Township Supervisors Ph: (717) 987-38122
Fulton County Conservation District Ph: (7177) 485-3547
Huntingdon County Conservation District Ph: (814) 627-1627


Local, County, State and Federal Agency Websites: (Click on the links to go to the websites.)

Burnt Cabins Grist Mill     http://www.historicmillandcamping.com/
Cowans Gap State Park      http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/cowansgap.aspx
Fulton County, PA Website      http://www.fultoncntypa.org/      
PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources       http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/
PA Department of Enviromental Protection      http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/dep/site/default.asp
PA Game Co mmission      http://www.pgc.state.pa.us/
PA Fish & Boat Commission      http://www.fish.state.pa.us/mpag1.htm
PA Association of Conservation Districts      http://www.pacd.org/
Penn State Cooperative Extension      http://www.extension.psu.edu/
Contact Elected Officials      http://www.usa.gov/Contact/Elected.shtml
U.S. Environmental Protection      http://www.epa.gov/
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service      http://www.fws.gov/

Environmental Websites:  (Click on the links to go to the websites.)

  • Polluted Runoff Do's and Don'ts Around the Home: Specific tips from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help reduce non-point source pollution coming from your home and neighborhood.
  • 100 Indoor Water Saving Tips: Simple, practical ideas to save water in your home from the Water – Use it Wisely campaign.
  • Use Water Responsibly: More water-saving tips from the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
  • H2ouse.org Tour: Take this virtual home tour to find lots of places you can save water in each room of your home.
  • Watering Your Lawn the Right Way: Learn how to water your lawn efficiently from American-Lawns.com.
  • Native Plants for Wildlife Habitat and Conservation Landscaping: Brochure from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that explains how to reduce pollution by planting native species.
  • You Have a Choice!: List of alternatives to chemical pesticides, including physical removal, heat and botanical insecticides, from the National Audubon Society.
  • Guide to Home Composting: How to compost grass clippings, fallen leaves and kitchen scraps from Pennsylvania DEP.
  • Green Vehicle Guide: Guide from the U.S. EPA to help you choose the cleanest and most fuel-efficient vehicle that meets your needs.
  •  PA Native Plant Society; Site offers articles, nusery info, and topics concerning native plants in PA.
  • Every Day Actions To Help The Environment  By making simple changes in our lives, each one of us can take part in restoring the Bay and its rivers for future generations to enjoy. List of ways you can help your local watershed and the Bay while performing everyday household tasks, back yard work, driving, and while you are at work or school.     
  • Driving Green Learn how to improve fuel economy, drive green, take a "Green Drive" quiz, and view side-by-side comparison of green vehicles.
  • Environmental Education: Green Curricula and Learning  Whether you’re a teacher, parent, school administrator, or homeschooler, you might be interested in some of these online resources related to green/environmental education. These websites provide ideas for curriculum, lesson plans, and hands-on activities for teachers and students. Most of these resources are related to K-12 schools, but some also apply to higher education. 

Check out our "Recycle" and "Environment Tips & Info" pages for more links!

   

   

   

Web Hosting Companies