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Can Source Water Protection Help with a Pipeline Leak?

Source Water Protection Model developed under PA DEP’s SWPTAP Program was helpful to evaluate petroleum pipeline leak. By Al Guiseppe, P.G., Senior Geologist | SSM Group, Inc., Reading, PA. In January 2013, Pennsylvania American Water Company (PAWC) received an Underground … Continue reading

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Allegheny Front Radio: Drilling Salts Still Turning up in Rivers

  Dr. Stanley States of Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority testing in Clarion River, Photo by Ann Murray Story from the Allegheny Front Radio:  Drilling Salts Still Turning up in Rivers “Source-water protection is part of what we’re supposed to … Continue reading

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NGWA Groundwater Summit to feature course on hydraulic fracturing

DEP’s Source Water Protection Chief, Joe Lee, P.G., will be one of the instructors presenting a short course on hydraulic fracturing at the upcoming National Groundwater Summit in Baltimore on May 5th.  The course, titled Hydraulic Fracturing of the Marcellus Shale, … Continue reading

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Secretary Quigley, UGI, Clean Water Action on Marcellus Shale

Berks Community Television videotaped a  panel discussion on Marcellus Shale issues with Secretary Quigley of DCNR, Clean Water Action’s Cathy Frankenberg, and Mike Love, a representative from UGI, an energy distributor. The discussion took place on 9-23-10 and includes discussions … Continue reading

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