VISIT US AT LOWER MACUNGIE COMMUNITY DAYS

The Lehigh County Conservation District is excited to join in on the fun at Lower Macungie Community Days on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 from 4pm – 8pm. Stop by our table to meet staff and learn about different ways YOU can help protect the natural resources of Lehigh...

2022 EARTH DAY CELEBRATION

The Lehigh County Conservation District, in partnership with South Whitehall Township, will be celebrating EARTH DAY on April 23, 2022 from 9am to 12pm at Covered Bridge Park (2466 Wehr Mill Road). Help us celebrate by volunteering for trash clean-up, making...

Still, They Lurk!

While we get a respite from mosquitoes in the winter, Ixodes scapularis keeps on ticking. Black-legged ticks that transmit Lyme disease can be active year-round. Unseasonably warm temperatures, or what may well be the new seasonal weather patterns, are quite suitable...

But Where Do They Go In The Winter?

Container breeding mosquitoes are happy just about anywhere as long as they have a bit of water. This includes the Culex species that are the main vector for West Nile virus. Recent increased amounts of rain have brought out the flood pool mosquitoes. These species...

agriculture Workshop December 15, 2021

If you have HORSES, CATTLE, CHICKENS, or any other manure producing animal, or if you are interested in learning about the SPOTTED LANTERN FLY and PESTICIDE APPLICATION, the Lehigh and Northampton County Conservation Districts are hosting a joint agriculture workshop...