Raul Chiesa and Janet Sredy own forest land in Forward Township, Allegheny County. They are certified tree farmers and were recognized in 2015 as the National Outstanding Tree Farmers of the Year.  Read their recent Op-Ed: Protect Pennsylvania's Forests

2019 Events and programs can be found on the 

Upcoming Events tab. Mark your calendar now!

January 19th Mill Tour. See our Upcoming Events page for details.  Car pools will depart from the FRONT PARKING LOT at Donohoe Center for the Ames hardware and handle processing facility at 8:00 a.m. 

Check out our new blog post from Jessica Salter:

A Forester's Frequently Asked Questions​​

​​ Read about Tom Fitzgerald's Lifetime Achievement Award, A Walk in Penn's Woods, and more in the latest issue of the Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement  Association  Newsletter  



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​​Celebrating 30 years in 2019 of maintaining, preserving, and enjoying woodlands

The Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement Association provides a forum for all those who have an interest in woodlands. WWIA recognizes woodlands as renewable resources, and encourages their management for aesthetics, timber, water quality and control, wildlife habitat, plant propagation and recreation. Members of WWIA learn about productive ways to use forest resources while preserving their natural beauty.

WWIA  under massive Hemlocks at Laurel Hill State Park, June 2018