Regional Stakeholders

Below is a list of some of the stakeholders in our region.¬† If we’ve missed any organizations from these lists, contact the SPC Water Resource Center, and they will be added.

Conservation Districts

Conservation districts implement a variety of programs, and provide assistance for a range of issues unique to their county, such as: Abandoned Mines, Agricultural Land Preservation, Environmental Education, Erosion and Sedimentation Pollution Control, Floodplain Management, Stormwater Management, and much more.¬† Learn more about conservation districts at The Pennsylvania Association of Conservation Districts website and at PADEP’s website.

Learn more about the SPC region’s county conservation districts’ missions and visit their websites below.

County Planning Departments

We work very closely with the Planning Departments of our 10 county region.   Visit their websites below for moreinformation on their major initiatives, key contacts, comprehensive plans, and much more.

Armstrong County Planning

  Watershed Groups and Other Groups Active in Stormwater and Water Quality

There are countless groups in Southwestern Pennsylvania working towards improving water quality through public education, project implementation, and much more.¬† Learn more about these groups below.¬† If we’ve missed any organizations from this list, contact the SPC Water Resource Center, and they will be added. Contact info for the WRC is listed under "Contacts."¬†

Western PA Conservancy's FallingWater


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 Regional Information & Technical Resources


Who We Are

Erin Kepple Adams
Claire Jordy

Pennsylvania Stormwater Regulations

State & Federal Water Laws
Federal Laws | Pennsylvania Code

Regulatory Agencies & Legislative Resources



Watershed Information and Regional Watershed Conservation Plans

GIS Data Sources

Green Infrastructure


Regional Stakeholders

Key Contacts


Grants & Funding Resources

Land Use/Land Cover
Allegheny | Armstrong | Beaver |
Bulter | Fayette | Greene | Indiana |
Lawrence | Washington |


Water Resource Maps
MS4 Communities in the SPC Region
Act 167 Watersheds

NFIP Communities in the SPC Region Impaired Waterways by Source
Designated Uses in SPC Region
Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) for Impaired Waterways
Population Density
Bedrock Formations


Municipal Separate Stormwater System (MS4)

SPC Educational Resources

SPC Workshop Materials


Stormwater Management & Best Management Practices

Free Educational Webinars and Online Training

Resources for Student Education


SWPA's Homeowner's Guide To Stormwater

Climate Change and Water Resources

Resources for Water Suppliers & Wastewater Managers

Additional Water
Quality Information

UPDATED! Quick Resource Guide to the MS4 Program

Quick Resource Guide for Winter Maintenance BMPs

SPC Water Resource Center