Information on drinking and residential water quality, including well and septic system management, drilling a well, protecting groundwater and managing your restored wetland. Tips on teaching water quality stewardship and lead in drinking water.
The third Penn State Master Watershed Steward training in York County is complete. This enthusiastic group of 25 participants completed their training in early May.
The Penn State Extension Master Watershed Steward Program was recently awarded a Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence, presented annually by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.
Groundwater professionals from across Pennsylvania gathered on May 7-8, 2018 at the Ramada Inn Conference Center in State College, PA for the 2018 Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium.
True or false questions about the Role of Water in Shale Gas Drilling in relation to the video.
Jodi Sulpizio was recently hired as the Natural Resources Educator/Gypsy Moth Program Coordinator for Penn State Extension in York County.
The MWON online course trains volunteers to teach about safe drinking water and the proper management of private water wells, springs, and cisterns.
Andy Yencha is a new Water Resources Extension Educator based in Cumberland County.
Dr. Susan Brantley from Penn State presents resources available from an online shared compilation of water quality information from watershed groups, agencies and institutes of higher learning.
Dr. Charlie Abdalla describes a study done in several PA communities near shale gas drilling with the potential to impact their water supply.
Charles Abdalla, Renata Rimsaiteate, and Allan Collins present a study of public water suppliers in PA and WV that have sold water to shale gas companies.
Bryan Swistock, William Sharpe, Ph.D.
Acid rain and acid mine drainage have polluted thousands of miles of Pennsylvania streams with acid water. This publication explains the chemistry of streams and treatment objections and guidelines.