Protecting, Restoring and Preserving Allegheny County's Natural Resources

Allegheny County Conservation District envisions an educated and engaged public, clean water and a sustainable future.

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Data & Impact

View ACCD’s online portal for geospatial data and impact stories

Annual Report

Learn more about ACCD's accomplishments in 2023.

Now Hiring

ACCD is hiring a Municipal Engagement Manager. Learn more and apply now. 

Learn:Resource Library

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Landslides: Causes, Repairs and Funding

Landslides: Causes, Repairs and Funding

An introduction to landslides and their impact on streams and roadways and available funding.

Soil 101

Soil 101

A beginner's guide to the basics of soils, what makes them healthy, issues urban soils face and more.

Homeowner's Guide to Stormwater

Homeowner's Guide to Stormwater

Learn how to develop and implement a stormwater management plan for your property.

Permits:Build Resilient Communities

ACCD works with municipalities and the construction industry to keep soil where it belongs, on the land and out of Pennsylvania’s streams.   

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Upcoming Workshops & Special Events

Findlay Township Rain Garden Celebration

Findlay Township Rain Garden Celebration

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 6:00 PM

Join ACCD, Findlay Township and Montour Run Watershed Association to celebrate the completed installation of a rain garden to control stromwater runoff.

Explore the Data

ACCD completes on-the-ground work to protect soil and water. These efforts deliver critical environmental and community benefits, such as dedicated future farmland, safer low-volume roads, increased fish habitat and more.  

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Ready to Get Involved?

ACCD provides technical assistance to improve water and soil resources throughout the region. 

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