Monthly Archives: December 2010

WREN Watershed Education & SWP Education Grant Programs Accepting Proposals Now

The Water Resources Education Network (WREN), a project of the Citizen Education Fund of the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania (LWVPA-CEF), has released its 2011-2012 grant packages and is now accepting applications.┬áSince 1992, LWVPA-CEF has provided over $1.8 million … Continue reading

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Linde gets OK to draw water from Lackawanna River

December 21, 2010 From the TIMES-TRIBUNE Linde Corp. has received approval to draw up to 905,000 gallons of water a day from the Lackawanna River in Fell Twp. to sell to natural gas companies for their operations in the region. … Continue reading

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Water Authority lacks permit to supply water for Marcellus Shale drilling

December 19, 2010 From the ALTOONA MIRROR With Marcellus Shale a hot topic across the state and region, the Altoona Water Authority had hoped to capitalize on the lucrative drilling efforts. Unfortunately, the authority lost the opportunity to earn about … Continue reading

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