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November 2014 Water Policy News Shares SWP Lessons Learned

November 2014 Water Policy News – Lessons Learned from 2013-2014 Source Water Protection Collaborative Projects November Feature: A ‘SWEET” Year for Drinking Water Protection Partnerships by Lynda Ginsparg Clean, safe drinking water.  We all want it and need it for life … Continue reading

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October 2014 “Lessons Learned” Issue of Water Policy News

Read the October Water Policy News The October 2014 “lessons Learned” issue offers two real world Feature articles sharing candid comments and practical tips from our talented group of 2013-2014 WREN Grant Project Leaders.  They offer their experience to educate … Continue reading

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WREN Grant Round Coming January 2015 – Gather Your Partners Now

2015 WREN Community Watershed Education & Source Water Protection Collaborative Grant Round Opening Soon! Grant Round will open January 2015 Grant Applications Due: Friday March 20, 2015 Project Activity Timeframe: July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016 The Water Resources … Continue reading

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August 2014 Water Policy News Now Available

Read the August 2014 issue of Water Policy News.               Topics Include: August Feature: Quarryville Sees Value in Reviving Dormant Source Water Protection Plan by Lynda Ginsparg WREN Grants in Action: Etna Borough Rain … Continue reading

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Frack Waste Impoundments Contaminated Soil and Groundwater in PA

By Don Hopey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette August 6, 2014 – Leaks of fracking waste water from three impoundments in Washington County have contaminated soil and groundwater, prompting the state to issue a violation notice at one site and increase monitoring … Continue reading

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