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February 06, 2019
By: DCNR

State parks and forests offer visitors some of the most beautiful natural sites across the state and a connection to Black history.


January 30, 2019
By: Rebecca Bowen, Ecological Services Section Chief, DCNR's Bureau of Forestry

Winter is a great time to observe orchids. The bright green of the leaves in winter is the best way to identify these plants.


January 23, 2019
By: DCNR

DCNR manages 2.2 million acres of state forest for generations of future use. Public involvement is critical to the process.


January 09, 2019
By: DCNR

Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn reflects on DCNR's most notable accomplishments during 2018


January 04, 2019
By: DCNR

Hikers bring in the new year with friends, family, and pets in Pennsylvania's state parks


December 12, 2018
By: DCNR

DCNR and its partners are monitoring and working to adapt and mitigate impact on Pennsylvania’s plants, animals, and landscape.


November 28, 2018
By: DCNR

Grants support communities throughout Pennsylvania working to protect and improve natural amenities for our citizens.


November 14, 2018
By: DCNR

New moth species discovered in Pennsylvania during 2018 National Moth Week


November 01, 2018
By: DCNR

Water releases are eagerly awaited by whitewater paddling enthusiasts, drawing skilled rafters from throughout northeastern United States


October 31, 2018
By: Stanley M. Kaminsky, Crew Member, Wilkes-Barre 10-Month PA Outdoor Corps Crew (Pictured below, first row, on left)