Tag Archives: contaminants

Pocono Source Water Protection Collaborative Workshop, Nov. 13

NOTE: Class has been cancelled. It’s 3:00 AM and raining. A truck driver ruptures his fuel saddle tank, spills a hundred gallons of fuel, and leaves the scene without notifying anyone. Your employees show up at 6:00 AM and discover … Continue reading

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Why are Some Water Supply Wells More Vulnerable to Contamination?

The U.S. Geological Survey’s National Water–Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program has released new information from a 10 year study of factors affecting public-supply-well vulnerability to contamination. To read the abstract -Click here>> The report (Circular 1385 – 120 pgs – 18.2 … Continue reading

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Webinar: Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Delaware River

Interested in learning about emerging contaminants and what one state is doing to deal with them?  Be sure to tune into the free webinar on September 25th from 10 am – 11:30 am hosted by the Delaware River Basin Source … Continue reading

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Early Warning System Improves Decision Making, Protects Public Health

As part of its ongoing comittment to managing the water resources of the Susquehanna River’s 27,510 square mile drainage area, the Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC) has established a series of remote monitoring stations throughout the watershed to provide a … 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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