The Conewago Initiative brings together a diverse partnership of organizations collaborating to pool resources and work with Conewago residents, farms, businesses, and municipalities to increase adoption of practices that will improve and protect water quality. The Initiative is a dynamic, organic process, and new partners are always welcome.


Partners involved include:

Dauphin County Conservation District:
Lancaster County Conservation District
Lebanon County Conservation District
Tri-County Conewago Creek Association
South Londonderry Township, Lebanon County
ondonderry Township, Dauphin County 
Elizabethtown College
lizabethtown Area Water Authority

Penn State Extension
Penn State Agriculture and Environment Center
PA Department of Environmental Protection
PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
PA Fish and Boat Commission
USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service, PA
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
USDA Agriculture Research Service
United States Geological Survey
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Susquehanna River Basin Commission
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
US Environmental Protection Agency
Private and Nonprofit
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Environmental Credit Corporation
ZedX Corporation
American Farmland Trust
Capital Resource Conservation and Development Area Council

The most important partners in this effort are the Conewago residents – the farmers, homeowners, business owners, and municipalities who live and work in the watershed.

If you are interested in getting involved in the Initiative, please contact us.