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Check out upcoming WWIA and partner workshops and events here.


     In southwestern PA it's never too cold to get out to the woods. 
 Read Celine's February blog post here.


                     Read the latest issue of the Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement

                      Association  Newsletter.  In this issue--President’s Letter,Facebook                                 Page, Tax Policy Update,  Landowner Tax Tips, American Holly,2018                                 Calendar


Wavyleaf basketgrass is an invasive grass that destroys native forests and damages wildlife habitat. It has been moving into Pennsylvania from infestations in Maryland and Virginia. DCNR is asking the public to report any sightings in Pennsylvania and to help stop it from spreading. Learn more....

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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

​​Celebrating over 28 years 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.