Chespeake Watershed Forum

PCWEA Members at the Forum

Board Members Rob and Arlene taking the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay's Demographic Survey, with Teddy looking on.

demographic survey

We will be posting additional photos on the Events page very soon!



The goals of PCWEA are to address watershed problems such as erosion and flooding, protect and enhance watershed resources, and to facilitate practical, hands-on education. Educational goals are focused on an understanding of the environment, and of conservation and environmental stewardship roles of watershed stakeholders, secondary school and local college/university students. Continue Reading

Read - About Us

Meet Our Partners

The PCWEA Partners are of two kinds -- individual persons who have made contributions to environmental enhancement, education, and protection within Paxton Creek watershed; and organizations that support these efforts. Their contributions take many forms, from labor donations and pro-active influence, to finance and other resources. Link to Partner Page

Where Is Paxton Creek?

The Paxton Creek (Watershed) is situated within four municipalities in Central Pennsylvania - the City of Harrisburg, Susquehanna Township, Lower Paxton Township, and the Borough of Pennbrook.

Its headwaters are on Blue Mountain and it discharges into the Susquehanna River south of the City of Harrisburg, near Steelton.



Images On This page

 Main Stream Photo - Paxton Creek North tributary north of Wimbeldon Road;

Menu Images:

Home - Birdhouse in the raingarden at St. Thomas Roasters, Linglstown Road;

About Us - Paxton Creek tributary south of Paxton Church Road photo by R Hakundy, Ten Mile Run;

Membership - Wood frog photo by Seabrooke Leckie, link to Seabrooke's Website;

Newsletters - Monarch butterfly on a Joe Pye Weed;

Coming Events - Fern in the woods photo by R. Hakundy;

Contact Us - Autumn cattails see Cattail website.