Materials Selection and Construction


PA Green Community Park Story Map

The DCNR Bureau of Recreation and Conservation is a strong proponent of green/sustainable parks, trails, recreation facilities and conservation areas. The sites identified on this map represent a selection of community parks across Pennsylvania that have incorporated best practices in green and sustainable design, operations and maintenance. The map also lists parks that have been nominated and selected for the annual DCNR/PRPS Green Park Award.


Cost Benefit Analysis

A collection of calculators, tools, models and factsheets to assist with the decision of whether or not to install green infrastructure practices on your site


DCNR Resources 






External Informational Links



Technical Assistance and Training