Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association

The Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association (WVWA) is a non-profit land trust founded in 1957 to protect the quality and beauty of the Wissahickon Creek.

to protect the quality and the beauty of the Wissahickon Creek and to enhance all life in the Wissahickon Watershed by:

  • Protecting and enhancing open space and natural areas in the Watershed and providing opportunities for the enjoyment of these natural areas 
  • Promoting awareness and appreciation of environmental issues through education so that the community can make sound choices for a sustainable, ecologically healthy future 
  • Promoting wise land use and management of natural resources in the Watershed, especially when dealing with issues which affect the water quality of the Wissahickon Creek 
  • Preserving historic and cultural sites that are of significance to the Wissahickon Creek

Contact Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association

Contact Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association

John Ferro
Director of Conservation Resources
12 Morris Road
Four Mills Nature Reserve
Ambler, Pennsylvania  19002
Phone: 215-646-8866
Fax: 215-654-7489


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

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