Environmental Advisory Council

Douglas Tallamy Natures Best Hope: Tuesday May 11th at 7PM

Learn about the important relationship of native plants to the insects in nature’s food webs, and about how the insects are essential to a healthy ecosystem that provides us people with environmental services like clean air and water and pollinator supported food.  And learn how you can make an essential contribution to environmental sustainability right in your own back yard.

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May 19th, 2021 Uwchlan Township Environmental Advisory Council   Meeting

In response to the declared emergency regarding COVID-19, the regular meeting of the Uwchlan Township Environmental Advisory Council, scheduled for Wednesday May 19th, 2021 beginning at 6:30 P.M., will be held as a virtual meeting via the “Zoom” online meeting platform. The public is invited to attend this meeting by joining the virtual meeting using the login information below.

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Meetings

Regular Meetings

  • 6:30 PM
  • The Third Wednesday of every other month.

Workshop Meetings

  • 6:30 PM
  • The Third Thursday of every other month

EAC Agendas and Minutes

EAC Members

  • Laura Obenski- Chairperson
  • Nick Kurtz- Vice Chairperson 
  • Toni Gorkin- Secretary
  • Tawnya McCain 
  • Alexa Manning
  • Kimberly Mariani
  • Kathy Sotak

Contact Information

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Goals of the EAC

  • Increase public awareness, education and involvement regarding environmental issues such as stormwater management, recycling, pollution management and biodiversity through community activities, presentations, social media and the Township website.
  • Assist the Township Board of Supervisors in developing policy recommendations related to sustainable practices and supporting environmental education and involvement initiatives in the community.
  • Promote sound management of water resources, stormwater runoff, natural resources, recycling opportunities and beneficial gardening and wildlife preservation in the Township.
  • Continue EAC member education through interaction with the community, regional, and local environmental organizations to stay informed of the latest environmental regulations and trends to make Uwchlan Township a leader in environmental issues in Chester County.
  • Evaluate available funding opportunities to facilitate implementation of environmentally-beneficial projects in the Township through local, state and federal grants.