Conservation District

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District Manager:
Ed Magargee

Rose Tree Park Hunt Club
1521 N. Providence Road
Media, PA 19063

Phone: 610-892-9484

Fax: 610-892-9489

The Delaware County Conservation District is a subdivision of State Government, but a service of County Government. The District is guided by a board of volunteer directors appointed by County Council from a list of nominations from concerned groups throughout the County. The District evaluates problems, implements programs, and advocates for effective solutions dealing with natural resource protection and conservation.

Application Forms:

Major Program Responsibilities:

  • Chapter 102 Erosion Control: Administration of the State's program to control sediment pollution from earth disturbance activities.
  • National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (N.P.D.E.S.) Processes applications and seeks compliance towards stormwater discharge permits for Construction Activities.
  • Chapter 105 Waterways and Wetlands General Permitting: Assists applicants with permit information. Processes general permits for work within wetlands and streams.
  • Pennsylvania Natural Diversity Inventory Computer checks for endangered or threaten plants and animals within proposed construction areas.
  • Agricultural Land Preservation Program Serve on board and as staff for this program which purchases Conservation Easements on Agricultural Land. Two easements also must be monitored and inspected annually.

Meetings 2024

Time & Location: 3:30 P.M. at the Rose Tree Park – Hunt Club, 1521 N. Providence Rd., Media, PA.

  • January 9
  • February 6
  • March 5
  • April 2
  • May 7
  • June 4
  • August 6
  • September 10
  • October 1
  • November 12
  • December 3

In addition, the Low Volume Road Program - Quality Assurance Board will meet on these same dates at 2:30 P.M. only when needed.

It is recommended that you check the Conservation District – Website. Meetings may continue to be held virtually for some time  You may also reach us by phone (610) 892-9484. The agenda will be posted the Friday prior to the meeting, and public comment can be sent to the address provided.

It is recommended that you contact the District Office prior to attending a meeting at (610) 892-9484.

Full Time Staff E-Mail Address:

Board of Directors

Cheryl Graff Tumola - Chairperson

Raymond Iacobucci - Vice Chair

Randy Bates - Sec. / Treas.

  • Elaine Paul Schaefer - Council

    Vince Penonni

    Wayne Megill, Jr.

    Steve Linvill

    Donna Silvestri

    Steven Beckley


Contact Us

  •   201 West Front Street,
         Media, PA 19063
  •   8:30AM - 4:30PM
           Monday - Friday
  •   610-891-4000

About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.

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