Lauryn Stalter

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Leaves Of Three, Let Them Be: Tips For A Poison Ivy-Free Summer

June 15, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

Hairy vine, a danger sign. Longer middle stem, don't touch them. Leaves of three, let them be.

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Growing, Learning, Leading: Park Pals Ages 55+ Create Community Through Public Programs

June 1, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

A new community is taking root in Pittsburgh's parks. Coming from all professional and personal backgrounds, park pals ages 55+ looking to...

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1K By May: Let's Put Pittsburgh On The Map During The City Nature Challenge

April 27, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

Wherever you are in Pittsburgh, you're in Penn's Woods. We're connected to nature not only through our parks, but also the trees that line our...

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Ash Tree Conservation Efforts Part Of Continuing Fight To Save Native Trees

April 12, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

In Sheraden, Highland, Riverview, Frick, Schenley, Swisshelm, and Allegheny Commons parks, you may spot trees with a band of white tape that...

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Project Update: Allegheny Commons Park Northeast Fountain

March 29, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, in partnership with the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny Commons Initiative, and Northside Leadership Conference,...

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Meet Just A Few Of Our Favorite Trees

March 22, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

At this time of year, tree buds are just waiting to put on their colorful spring show. 

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Long-Term Restoration Project Underway In Frick Park's Clayton Hill

March 2, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

In the Clayton Hill area of Frick Park, Parks Conservancy and City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works (DPW) staff are teaming up for forest...

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Rogue Trails To Be Closed In Highland Park

January 29, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

Figuratively speaking, blazing one's own trail is a good thing. When it comes to Pittsburgh's parks, however, it can have a lasting effect on...

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Snapshot: A Parks Year In Photos

January 12, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

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

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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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