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Thank you!

Thank you to the 25 volunteers who came out to help improve trails, remove invasive plants  and plant trees in Twin Hills Trails Park. The weather was beautiful and it was a great reason to get outside. Our next volunteer … Continue reading

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Help Us Help the Parks!

  Spring is here, and with it our Conservancy activity increases. If you love the parks as much as we do, or would like to get to know them better, we invite you to join our park work days to … Continue reading

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Annual Meeting 2016

The Annual Meeting of the Mt. Lebanon Nature Conservancy was held on Sunday, Nov. 6th at the Mt. Lebanon Public Library. Members were treated to a talk featuring beautiful images from an African safari by board member Rich Zahren. Officers … Continue reading

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Holiday for the Birds 2016

The Annual Holiday for the Birds will be held on Saturday, December 17 from 10 AM to Noon at the Mt. Lebanon Public Library.holidaybirds-2016 Preschoolers (aged 3-6) are invited to stop by the library and make a biodegradable bird feeder … Continue reading

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Autumn Newsletter 2016

Follow the link below to learn all about the Conservancy’s work over the summer and fall. You’ll find information about recent scout projects, invasives clearing updates, and a tribute to two of our founding members, June Delano and Katie Anderson. Thanks … Continue reading

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Wild Edibles hike with Adam Haritan

The Mt. Lebanon Nature Conservancy is sponsoring a second free nature program “”Spring Foraging For Wild Edible Plants & Mushrooms” on Saturday, June 11th from 1-3 pm.  Space is limited, please register with Chris Phillips at chrisgphillips@verizon.net or 412-341-7307.  Participants … Continue reading

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Autumn 2015 Newsletter

Follow this link for an update on the activities of the Conservancy in 2015. It’s been a busy year! MLNC Sept 2015 Newsletter Web s

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Goats At Work!

Here is an article by The Almanac’s Harry Funk, about our invasive plants removal efforts using goats from Steel City Grazers. The goats will be in Bird Park until Sept. 26th, eating their way through vegetation that is preventing the … Continue reading

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Bird Park Restoration Underway

The restoration of the upper, eastern area of Bird Park has been underway since late July. Members of the Conservancy and Parks Advisory Board spent several days hand-cutting invasive honeysuckle bushes from slopes and areas that could not be reached by machine. … Continue reading

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Bird Park Restoration Planned for Summer 2015

Reprinted from Mt. Lebanon Magazine     lebomag.com June 22, 2015 BIRD PARK RESTORATION The eastern half of Bird Park will undergo a much-needed restoration this summer. The dense thickets between the soccer field and Washington Road will be cleared … Continue reading

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