For the 4th annual "Erie County Agriculture & Our Climate: the New Normal" summit - April 1st - hosted by the Community Resiliency Action Network of Erie (CRANE). Find out how farmers are adapting to a changing climate & how we can all help.
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Bats are vital to the health of our environment and economy. Yet many people don’t know how important they are for controlling insects, pollinating plants, dispersing seeds and improving biodiversity. Learn more.
Did you know TREC houses a Natural History Museum with a collection of over 9,000 species of plants and animals?
Stop in for a private tour and check out the 2016 NHM annual report to see what's new!
Natural History Museum
The Natural History Museum at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center (TREC) is a depository for natural history specimens collected primarily from northwest Pennsylvania. The collections include plants, fossils, mollusks, insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.