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CALN TOWNSHIP SET FOR $525,000 WATER MAIN UPGRADE

COATESVILLE, PA  – Pennsylvania American Water today announced the start of construction to install new water main in Caln Township to improve service reliability and prevent…

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DCNR Offering Grants to Plant Trees Along Streams, for Snowmobile/ATV Trails

​Harrisburg, PA – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) today announced that $1 million in PENNVEST-funded grants are being made available to assist landowners with…

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Posted in Environment PA

DCNR Releases Second Shale Gas Monitoring Report

Reported: 07/25/2018 Harrisburg, PA – Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today announced the release of the department’s second Shale Gas Monitoring…

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Posted in Ag Environment

Livestock Growers Reminded to Review Revised Standard Animal Weights, Determine Effect on Their Farms

New weights take effect October 1, 2019 Harrisburg, PA – Revised standard animal weights that take effect in 2019 could reclassify some livestock operations as Concentrated…

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Posted in Community Watch Environment Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Planting The Seed Tour Pitches Strategic Investments in Agriculture Workforce at Lancaster Barnstormers’ Farm Show Weekend

Lancaster, PA – Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding visited the Lancaster Barnstormers’ Farm Show Weekend Saturday on the Planting the Seed Tour, an initiative of the…

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Posted in Community Watch Environment PA

Wolf Administration Officials Visit State Park, Borough Job Sites of Young Workers Employed by the Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps

​Barnesville, Schuylkill County, PA – Today, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn and other state officials visited two projects underway by the…

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Posted in Environment Pennsylvania

DEP Reminds Homeowners to Check for Mine Subsidence Risks

​Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania homeowners have new tools at their disposal to identify risks and insure their property from underground mine subsidence, thanks to a newly…

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Fish & Boat Commission Seeks Applicants for Clean Vessel Act Grant Program

​Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is requesting applications from interested parties seeking funding under the Clean Vessel Act (CVA) Program,…

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July 4 Marks PA’s Second Fish-for-Free Day

​HARRISBURG, Pa. (June 26) – Families and friends visiting Pennsylvania’s state parks, lakes and other popular outdoor spots over the Independence Day holiday can enjoy…

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Fish & Boat Commission Reminds Boaters – Don’t Let Boating Under the Influence Sink a Good Time

​HARRISBURG, Pa. (June 26) – As the busy July 4th holiday approaches, Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) waterways conservation officers (WCO) will be focusing…

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