Clean Water Rule Protects Streams and Wetlands Critical to Public Health, Communities, and Economy
May 28, 2015In an historic step for the protection of clean water, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army finalized the Clean Water Rule today to clearly protect from pollution and degradation the streams and wetlands that form the foundation of the nation’s water resources.
New Chapter of Natural Resources Association Forms in PA and Inaugural Officers Elected
May 28, 2015Pennsylvania is now home to the newest state chapter of the Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals (ANREP). The association is open to all current and retired extension employees working in the fields of environmental education, fisheries, forestry, wood sciences, range, recreation, waste management, water, wildlife, and related disciplines.
Model approach for sustainable phosphorus recovery from wastewater
May 26, 2015A new study has examined methods for recovering phosphorus from wastewater using mathematical modeling. The study showed that a typical wastewater treatment plant could reclaim approximately 490 tons of phosphorus in the form of struvite each year.
Watershed Restoration Efforts Promote Stream Health
May 26, 2015On Saturday May 9, volunteers from Dauphin County and the surrounding area participated in watershed restoration efforts at the Hershey Meadows.
Rain Barrel Workshops
When: June 6 - July 6, 2015Where: Center Valley, PA
Home Water and Septic System Workshop
When: June 17, 2015Where: Brookville, PA
Water Webinar: Irrigation Water Characteristics in Pennsylvania
When: June 24, 2015Where: Online Webinar