About Us

The Bureau of Recreation and Conservation (BRC) within DCNR builds connections between the citizens and the outdoors through recreation enhancement, natural resources conservation and community revitalization efforts.  BRC partners with communities and organizations across Pennsylvania to provide grants and technical assistance support for local recreation projects, trails and greenways, heritage parks, open space and river conservation, and environmental education programs.  Recently the Bureau reorganized and are focusing more on the public needs.  Click here to read the article.  If you would like a downloadable brc fact sheet/bureau brochure please click here.


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