Introducing the WWIA Blog...monthly musings and resources you'll be using. Check out the first installment by Forester Jessica Salter, which answers the question, "Just what does Mother Nature have up her sleeve?"

Upcoming WWIA Program: Oct. 19 Annual meeting and dinner, followed by "History of PA Forests" with Bob McBride.Details here. 

Read the latest issue of the Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement Association Newsletter.

In this issue--

  • WWIA Calendar
  • Forbes Field Trip
  • Fun Facts
  • Foraging Wrap-up


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. DCNRis asking the public to report any sightings in Pennsylvania and to help stop it from spreading. Learn more....

In the News....

​​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.

Read the newsletter