Monthly Archives: June 2014

June 2014 Water Policy News Now Available

Read the June 2014 issue of Water Policy News. June Feature: Biglerville  – Tracking Threats to Clean Water in Adams County. Topics include: WREN Grants in Action: Central PA Source Water Alliance for Protection WREN Grants in Action: Expo offers … Continue reading

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EPA Webinar: How To Protect Your Drinking Water From Harmful Algal Blooms

When: Wed, July 16, 2014 1:00 pm ET  – 2:30 pm (estimated end time) To register, visit http://www2.epa​.gov/nutrientpo​llution/webinar​s-about-harmful​-algal-blooms   EPA’s Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds will host a webcast on July 16, 2014, focused on the impact of algal … Continue reading

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EPA Orders PA Municipalities to Improve Stormwater Management

Says improvements will help protect local streams in 85 communities (PHILADELPHIA – June 24, 2014) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that it has sent orders to 85 municipalities in north central and northeast Pennsylvania requiring improvements to … Continue reading

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July 30, 2014 – Disaster Planning and Response – Reading, PA

Register Now – Disaster Planning, Management and Response For Municipal Officials, EMC’s, Police & Fire Responders, Water & Wastewater Personnel Hosted by Berks County Water & Sewer Association Where: Albright College- Campus Center, 13th & Bern Streets, Reading PA When: … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania to sue oil companies over contamination from gas additive

(Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 6/19/14, PA) — Pennsylvania is suing oil companies for environmental contamination and damage to water resources caused by a chemical additive used in gasoline, and is seeking reimbursement for the alleged misuse of state funds to clean up gasoline … Continue reading

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