PFAS chemicals have contaminated 17 sites in Pennsylvania, data shows
Celebrate Drinking Water Week In Pennsylvania May 5-11
Volunteers Needed For Schuylkill Action Network Scrub & Pub Cleanup Event May 16 In Montgomery County
Students Wading Into Citizen Science in the Schuylkill River
Argall among those honored for support of Schuylkill River heritage area
Sen. Yaw Plans Bills On 3rd Party Permitting, Stream Cleaning, Nutrient Procurement, Farm Conservation Excellence, Testing Lead In School Water
U.S. House Natural Resources Committee Reports Out RECLAIM, Good Samaritan Mine Reclamation Initiatives; Senate Version Introduced
On May 1, the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee reported out HR 2156 (Cartwright-D- PA) RECLAIM abandoned mine reclamation initiative to accelerate spending from the federal Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund.
RECLAIM would support reclamation project that have the added benefit of improving the local economy.
Also approved and reported out was HR 315 which would enact a federal Good Samaritan Program to encourage watershed and community groups to to reclaim abandoned mines and restore waterways.
PEC Now Accepting Applications For Grants To Support Local Trails Month Events
The PA Environmental Council is now accepting applications for mini-grants of up to $500 to help community organizations and trail groups celebrate Pennsylvania Trails Month in September 2019. Applications are due May 15. Click Here for all the details on how to apply.
PA Environmental Educators: 2019 Status & Needs Of Environmental Education In PA Survey
Fish & Boat Commission Invites Public To Help Update Strategic Plan