PHTN 2018 Accomplishments
2018 was another busy year for AMC staff, the PHTN Steering Committee and the volunteer Highlands Trail Stewards. Read on for last year’s accomplishments.
Highlight the Highlands: Winter Events and Things to Do
The winter holidays are a time of joy, fun, family, and friends. However, it can also be a time of heavy eating, staying inside, and falling behind on routines. Are you looking for a way to enjoy the Pennsylvania Highlands over your winter break?
PA Highlands Coalition hosts return on environment studies webinar
On December 10th, the PA Highlands Coalition held a webinar on the emerging research in return on environment studies. This webinar focused on the ways the benefits of nature and open space can be quantified to influence local planning and policy decisions. This research has been conducted in multiple counties throughout the PA Highlands by our partners.Presenting in this webinar were Jeanne Barrett Ortiz, Program Manager for Land Conservation at Audubon PA, and John Rogers, President of Keystone Conservation Trust.
To watch a recording of this webinar, click here.
This webinar is part of a biannual series presented by the PA Highlands Coalition. Check the PA Highlands Coalition blog and Facebook page for announcements of future webinars and events.
PA Highlands Coalition to Host Return on Environment Webinar
The PA Highlands Coalition will be hosting a webinar titled “What is nature worth? Return on environment studies and the economic value of the outdoors” on Monday, December 10th at 10am.