The Schenley Park Tree Research Grove To Grow A More Resilient Urban Forest

September 6, 2018 by Kathleen Gaines

In our continued effort to support the urban tree canopy, and to absorb stormwater as it flows through our parks, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy...

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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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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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Textures, Colors, Patterns: Identifying Trees By Their Bark

March 9, 2018 by Pittsburgh Parks

With most trees stripped bare of leaves before spring, right now is a great time to get a good look at the wonderful variations of pattern, color...

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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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Get To Know 10 Common Park Trees (Part 1)

October 2, 2017 by Lauryn Stalter

How well do you know the trees that are rooted in your parks?

Recently, we were inspired by this New York Times article to introduce you to just a...

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On The Lookout: Asian Longhorned Beetle And The Parks

August 4, 2017 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Friends, Pittsburghers, park enthusiasts, lend us your eyeballs.

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Planning Ahead: Important New Research Shows Impact of Asian Longhorned Beetle on Pittsburgh's Parks

December 9, 2016 by Pittsburgh Parks

Pittsburgh's parks provide countless benefits. They're places to exercise (for humans and their furry friends), places to gather, and places that...

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Treemendous Autumn Leaves

October 14, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

If you're like all of us here at the Parks Conservancy, you cannot get enough of autumn leaves. Right now we're all wrapped up in the sights,...

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Explore The Panther Hollow Watershed On This Self-Guided Tour

September 15, 2016 by A Parks Pal

The Schenley Park that you know today has changed tremendously throughout history. 

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