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Watershed Management Information

Aaron Pontzer, as one of DEP's Watershed Managers, works to help address the mining related problems in our watersheds. Aaron has worked for the Department for the past eight years. For the past six years, Aaron has worked on a number of mine drainage treatment and watershed cleanup projects as a Mining Permit & Compliance Specialist with the Moshannon District Mining Office. Aaron works with volunteer watershed associations to provide help and resources where available. He is a local contact for questions regarding Growing Greener, TMDL, and other state grant programs.

Please contact Aaron if you have questions regarding watershed assessment or restoration activities. Aaron is also available if you have questions concerning abandoned mine lands, mine drainage, or watershed restoration and can present to groups of different ages and backgrounds.

186 Enterprise Road
Moshannon Valley Industrial Park
Philipsburg, PA 16866

Serving Bradford, Cameron, Centre, Clinton, Clearfield, Lycoming, Potter, Sullivan, Tioga Counties.

If you have watershed concerns related to sources other than mining, please contact Jason Fellon at 570-327-3636 or at