Monthly Archives: October 2010

SWP for a Small System: Is the benefit There?

Whether you’re a small community system or a larger authority managing a dozen reservoirs to serve multiple municipalities, chances are you share similar challenges at different scales. For the smaller system, creating a sourcewater protection program may seem like an … Continue reading

Posted in wellhead protection | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Secretary Quigley, UGI, Clean Water Action on Marcellus Shale

Berks Community Television videotaped a  panel discussion on Marcellus Shale issues with Secretary Quigley of DCNR, Clean Water Action’s Cathy Frankenberg, and Mike Love, a representative from UGI, an energy distributor. The discussion took place on 9-23-10 and includes discussions … Continue reading

Posted in Marcellus | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

We’re Surrounded by Forests; What More Protection Do we Need?

Even though its wells and surface water reservoir are surrounded by state game lands, Ligonier Township realized contamination was a very real possibility, so it developed a Source Water Protection program to ensure that all stakeholders were communicating and keeping … Continue reading

Posted in threats | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off