Tackling Oak Wilt in Schenley Park

October 18, 2013 by Parks Conservancy Staff

On this blog and through a variety of media, The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has had an open discourse about the health of our parks and the...

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Pittsburgh's Central Fire - Finding Common Ground through the World's Green Spaces

July 30, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff

As crowds of people slowly began filing into the Lighthouse at Chelsea Pier in New York City for the kick-off of the Greater & Greener...

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Nine Mile Run, close-up

July 22, 2010 by Melissa McMasters

Last Friday I had the privilege of accompanying naturalists Chris Tracey and Pete Woods on one of their periodic surveys of the Nine Mile Run...

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The Magic Behind Mellon Park

June 4, 2010 by Laura Cook

A public opening for the Mellon Park Walled Garden restoration and art installation is set for Saturday, June 12 at 8:30 p.m. The garden is...

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Volunteer this week!

May 26, 2010 by Parks Conservancy Staff

We've got two volunteer opportunities for you this week. One is tonight at the Highland Park Entry Garden from 6:00 to 8:00pm, where you can help...

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A garden constellation

March 19, 2010 by Melissa McMasters
The Mellon Park Walled Garden won't officially re-open until June 12, but we can't wait to show you a little more of the public art installation...
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2009: A Look Back

December 14, 2009 by Melissa McMasters

2010 is almost here, and the staff at the Parks Conservancy is busily putting together plans for the year's projects, programs, and outreach...

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A garden glows in Mellon Park

November 9, 2009 by Melissa McMasters

If you've walked by the Walled Garden in Shadyside's Mellon Park recently, you've probably noticed that it's beginning to look like a garden...

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