One million people, and One Future.
The South Mountain Partnership brings people together across geopolitical and sectoral boundaries to highlight the importance of our landscape and take action to secure its future.
A Pennsylvania Conservation Landscape -- we are a broad coalition of partners collaborating to conserve Landscape Resources to enrich the quality of life and sense of place of the South Mountain region’s citizens and communities.

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October 6
PA Climate Leadership Academy and Climate Change Professional Credential
This is your chance to take advantage of an important opportunity for professionals in the public and private sectors to build climate change knowledge and professional competencies, and join the...

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October 4
Using the American Rescue Plan Funds for Conservation
We will continue to update this page with the newest resources available!

Conservation qualifies for American Rescue Plan Funds and...

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September 30
September/October Around the South Mountain E-Newsletter Now Available!
News and a schedule of events that will 1. Improve your understanding of the South Mountain landscape – our shared region and home; 2. Evolve your understanding of land development...

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Upcoming Events All
Fall Furnace Fest
Refresh the Blaze on the Appalachian Trail!
PA Statewide Conference for Watershed Organizations
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    Where Two Trails Meet: A Photo Essay     This is where I live, work, and play. I enjoy and…

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    Have you ever eaten a handful of blueberries so fresh that they’re still warm from the sun?

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    Replacing the noise of our built environment with the sounds of nature – the birds, the wind in the trees, the rustling of leaves underfoot, the gurgling of a mountain stream, and everything else…

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    Cultivated land broken by fingers of woodland reaching along creek beds, linear fruit-tree rows leading to forest-covered hilltops — it’s stunningly picturesque.

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    Changing hues, blazing colors and vivid sunsets making each and every moment a new experience

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    Watching lightning bugs lift out of the corn fields at dusk with a friend is at the top of my favorite things list.