Wild Resource Conservation Program (Pennsylvania)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Pennsylvania|
|Name||Wild Resource Conservation Program (Pennsylvania)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations, Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources|
Established by The Wild Resource Conservation Act of 1982, the Wild Resource Conservation Program is a part of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The program works closely with the Pennsylvania Game Commission and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to conduct and support research, conservation and education projects focused on preserving Pennsylvania’s biodiversity. The program has developed County Natural Heritage Inventories that locate and identify rare species and special habitats in all 67 Pennsylvania Counties.
|Contact Name||Greg Czarnecki|
|Department||Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources|
|Division||Wild Resource Conservation Program|
|Address||400 Market Street|
|Address 2||6th floor|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||WILD RESOURCE CONSERVATION ACT Jun. 23, 1982, P.L. 597, No. 170|