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Mountain Watershed Association

Mountain Watershed Association protects, preserves, and restores the Indian Creek and greater Youghiogheny River watersheds and advocates for watershed communities.

Mountain Watershed Association pursues on-the-ground restoration of past damage while also advocating on local issues (primarily coal and shale gas extraction) as well as regional and national issues that have a local impact.


Direct Support Fund: Fighting Shale Gas in the Trenches
Establishment of a direct support fund to provide grassroots activists with financial assistance in order to be more successful in protecting their communities and watersheds from the negative impacts of natural gas development
Amount $25,000
Year(s) 2014
Region Pennsylvania
Primary Approach Collaboration and Movement Building