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August 22, 2018
By: DCNR

After seven weeks of learning new skills and completing hard work, the third PA Outdoor Corps summer program has wrapped up this month.


August 01, 2018
By: Greg Podniesinski, Natural Heritage Section Chief, DCNR's Bureau of Forestry

We’re now in the midst of summer and wild blueberries and huckleberries are in season, providing a tasty snack for humans and wildlife.


July 25, 2018
By: Bryn Hanrahan, DCNR Communications Intern

Learn about DCNR's lake maintenance and improvement efforts across the state to support biodiversity, wildlife, and recreation.


July 11, 2018
By: DCNR

DCNR employees have gone above and beyond to further the goals of the agency. Staff were recognized at the 2018 Employee Recognition Awards.


June 13, 2018
By: DCNR

DCNR is encouraging the use of biochar in rain gardens and urban tree plantings to assist plant growth and adsorb water.


May 16, 2018
By: DCNR

The DCNR Bureau of Forestry carries out numerous prescribed burns on an annual basis. Learn about the benefits.


April 18, 2018
By: DCNR

As we approach Earth Day, one of our biggest challenges is how to respond and adapt to a changing climate. We need to act.


February 21, 2018
By: DCNR

From 1933 to 1942, hundreds of thousands of unemployed men worked as part of the Civilian Conservation Corps in 151 camps in PA.


February 14, 2018
By: Rebecca Bowen, Ecological Services Section Chief, DCNR's Bureau of Forestry

Long-stemmed red roses are a favorite Valentine’s Day gift among sweethearts. But did you know that Pa. has many native roses growing wild?


February 01, 2018
By: Rebecca Bowen, Ecological Services Section Chief, DCNR's Bureau of Forestry

Your backyard habitat can be critical to wildlife survival in the winter. Check out our tips for improving your backyard habitat.