HOW TO CREATE A BUTTERFLY GARDEN

Tue, Mar. 10 @ 6:30 PM • FREE – but you must pre-register!
Every garden is an oasis of hope for the butterflies…Learn how to start a butterfly garden in your yard or in containers on your porch. This class will cover needed host plants for specific butterflies, annual and perennial nectar plants, and how to raise both host and nectar plants. The butterfly lifecycle and how you can help them to thrive will also be reviewed. A wonderful activity for families!  Call 215-443-5428

INVASIVE SPECIES CLEARING @ WCP

Sat, Mar. 7, 2020 • 9:00 AM-Noon
Volunteers are invited to come join members of the EAC, Park & Rec staff and scouts to clear away some of the invasive species in the park woodlands and fields. Call Park & Rec to be placed on the list for info.  Call 215-443-5428

ENVIRONMENTAL CLASSES WITH CHURCHVILLE NATURE CENTER (CNC)

Don’t miss out on some of the exciting happenings at Churchville Nature Center: Maple Sugar Festival & Pancake Breakfast: Sun, Feb. 23, Rock & Mineral Expo – Sat/Sun, Apr. 4 & 5., Wildflower Sale – Apr. 25 – May 3 and Arthopalooza – Sat/Sun, Aug 8 & 9, along with many family classes. Check out their website: www.churchvillenaturecenter.org for more information. A CNC Naturalist will lead our new environmental programs at WCP – Meet @ the WREC, 1100 Veterans Way

BIRD HABITAT RECOGNITION PROGRAM

Engaging in sustainable landscaping will increase your chances of encountering the wonders of nature on a daily basis. Registering your property with Audubon Pennsylvania will ensure that you get up-to-the-minute information on events in your region and opportunities to interact with experts and like-minded landowners around the state. It’s free to register. Adding a yard sign will pique the interest of your neighbors! Contact us for more information: conservationpa@audubon.org

The Great Backyard Bird Count

The Great Backyard Bird Count is just around the corner—so take a few minutes to brush up on some of the birds you’re most likely to spot.

Whether you’re a beginner getting set to take part in this year’s count, or you simply want to know more about the birds you see on the regular, check out these helpful tips for IDing 15 common species. You’ll enjoy learning new facts about some familiar friends. And you’ll be ready when the GBBC count starts on Friday, February 15.  Click here for detials.

AN INVITATION FROM THE WARMINSTER ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR YOU!

Please join the Warminster EAC in welcoming SPRING 2019 by tending a garden bed. The Community Garden at Szymanek Park needs gardeners for the coming spring. There is limited space and plots will be registered first come-first served. Warminster Community Garden Szymanek Park 200 East Street Road, Warminster Please contact townshipmanager@warminsterpa.org to get signed up now! Please express if your time will be used to earn volunteer credit, along with organization name.

**Not interested in gardening, but still wish to help? We welcome all volunteers to ready the Community Garden by aiding with repairs for the spring of 2019. Perfect for your Boy Scout or Girl Scout troop!!

MS4 reduction plan approved

MS4 reduction plan was approved at the Board of Supervisors Meeting
click here for the plan

Pollutant Reduction Plan

Warminster Township is required to develop and implement a Pollutant Reduction Plan (PRP) for Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) discharges to the Neshaminy/Little Neshaminy, Pennypack Creek, and Southampton Creek as part of the 2018 National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) MS4 Individual Permit application to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP). Read more