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EC & Industrial Archives Work to Preserve Glen Alden Records

Earth Conservancy and the Industrial Archives & Library (IAL) of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, held a celebratory event to officially mark their partnership to conserve and preserve the historic records of the former Glen Alden Corporation. The two organizations have...

EC Presents to Leadership Northeast Junior Program 2024

It always a pleasure to work with a younger generation, as we did presenting to students participating in Leadership Northeast's Junior Program 2024. We spent some time talking about the region’s industrial history, its effects on the area, and EC’s efforts to bring...

Blue Coal Archives Project Featured on WVIA

In December, WVIA reporter Kat Bolus and photographer Aimee Dilger visited EC’s offices to meet with the team from the Industrial Archives & Library. The organization, starting back in April, has been working to preserve the historical records of the Blue Coal...

EC Supports Newport Township Coal Miner Statue with Donation

EC gathered with the Newport Township community to dedicate a new statue honoring the area's coal miners. The event, hosted by Newport United and Newport Township, featured speakers who shared a dual message with the crowd. On one hand, they underscored the sacrifices...
EC-Supported All-Inclusive Playground Opens

EC-Supported All-Inclusive Playground Opens

EC joined in the celebration for the opening of the City of Wilkes-Barre's new, all-inclusive playground in Kirby Park. Earth Conservancy was pleased to be able to support the project with a $100,000 donation. Wonderful to see this amazing community resource now in...

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