Category: Abington

TTF recognizes 2023 Watershed Milestones Honorees & Accomplishments!  

TTF recognizes 2023 Watershed Milestones Honorees & Accomplishments!  

We are only able to achieve the hard work of enriching and maintaining the TTF watershed with the help of our exemplary watershed heroes. This year, for our 12th Annual […]

Eagle Scout leads fencing & invasive plant removal at Abington Friends School (AFS)!

Eagle Scout leads fencing & invasive plant removal at Abington Friends School (AFS)!

TTF’s very first restoration project broke ground along Jenkintown Creek as part of the groundbreaking Delaware River Watershed Initiative at the creek’s headwaters at Abington Friends School in 2014, nine […]

Blitzing for TTF Chloride in Summer 2023!

Blitzing for TTF Chloride in Summer 2023!

In June, several Streamkeepers from TTF and the Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust met at Ethel Jordan Park to continue the second year of Chloride Blitz sampling. Last year, TTF began […]

Sanchez and Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership secure $175K grant

This blog is a repost from PAHouse.com. See the original news release here. Rep. Ben Sanchez153rd District / Montgomery County Sanchez and Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership secure $175K grant Rep. Ben Sanchez    January 9, […]

Stream Smart brings healthier creeks to homes & communities!

Stream Smart brings healthier creeks to homes & communities!

As 2022 comes to a close, so will the multi-year Stream Smart Program funded through the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation  and coordinated by our partner, the Pennsylvania Environmental Council. […]

Collaborative clean water projects in Alverthorpe Park will improve Jenkintown Creek!

Collaborative clean water projects in Alverthorpe Park will improve Jenkintown Creek!

Engineering Students from a senior design studio class at Temple University majoring came to Alverthorpe Park to plant native perennials in a new stormwater feature that TTF had just installed. […]

Jenkintown Creek Tour: Restoration in your Own Backyard

Jenkintown Creek Tour: Restoration in your Own Backyard

By Malcolm Bundy, TTF Intern What’s a better way to spend a Saturday then exploring nature in your own backyard? In late June, TTF staff, Streamkeepers, and volunteers joined with […]

New rain garden in Alverthorpe Park protects Jenkintown Creek

New rain garden in Alverthorpe Park protects Jenkintown Creek

Blog by Ryan Neuman, TTF’s Upstream Conservation Leader               Our creek improvement efforts are continuing this fall at Alverthorpe Park in Abington, where we recently […]

PHS, TTF and Montgomery County Environmentalists Meet to Discuss Trees!

Last Monday evening, representatives from TTF, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS), Abington Township, Abington Environmental Advisory Council, Abington Shade Tree Commission , Cheltenham Township, Cheltenham Environmental Advisory Council, and Friends […]

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