What Happens To Solar Panels In Winter? A Lesson From The Frick Environmental Center 

January 19, 2018 by Maureen Olinzock

On public tours of the Frick Environmental Center, a common question that visitors ask has to do with the large solar panels that cover the...

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Snapshot: A Parks Year In Photos

January 12, 2018 by Pittsburgh Parks

Each year, we see and take thousands of photos of your parks. 

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Action Alert: Show Support For This Friends of Riverview Park Initiative

December 18, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is sharing this action alert on behalf of the Friends of Riverview Park.

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Shop Our Online Gift Guide And Skip The Mall Madness

December 14, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

There's no need to worry about sizes, ribbons, and gift receipts this holiday season -- our online gift guide is the perfect place to find...

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A Letter Of Thanks And A Big Parks Announcement From President And CEO Meg Cheever

December 7, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

Dear Supporter of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy,

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Project Update: Schenley Park and Four Mile Run Watershed

December 1, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

When we put out the call for Pittsburghers to weigh in on future projects in Schenley Park, hundreds and hundreds of you made your voice heard. 

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Stick Up For Local Birds By Taking This One Simple Action

November 17, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

One area ornithologist is quite literally sticking up for the birds that live and move through our region.

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Ask A Naturalist: Why Do Leaves Change In Fall?

November 3, 2017 by Pittsburgh Parks

If you take a walk through Pittsburgh's parks in autumn, you’ll see an amazing array of colors as fall leaves change and drop.

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Get To Know 10 Common Park Trees (Part 2)

October 24, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

On your next visit to the parks, we challenge you to find these five trees that are rooted there. And if you missed the first part of this blog, ...

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