Category Archives: Small water systems

What does Source Water Protection look like in Tioga County, PA?

That’s the question answered in two new videos, produced by the Tioga County Conservation District in partnership with the Tioga County Source Water Protection Coalition, with help from a 2014-2015 WREN Watershed Education Grant. Erica Tomlinson, District Manager at the Tioga … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Water Policy News

Feature Story: ‘The Accidental Pioneer – Carol Paul’s Route to the Greenville Water Authority’ by Lynda Ginsparg Female water operators are rare in Pennsylvania.  But for nearly 30 years, Carol Paul has worked in this male-dominated field. In this issue … Continue reading

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New Tech Brief offers help for protecting Groundwater Sources

The National Environmental Services Center has just released a new Tech Brief titled “Well Maintenance and Groundwater Protection.” More than 88 million American residents have their drinking water supplied by community systems that rely on groundwater as a primary source, while … Continue reading

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