If you value what your local stream, river, or lake adds to your life, learn what you can do to keep it alive!
One of the most visible and obvious signs of water pollution is an oil sheen.
As warmer weather returns, so do black flies - a pest that can inundate folks seeking outdoor recreation.
Burning household trash may seem like an easy way to eliminate waste, but it contributes to air pollution and threatens human health.
Through smart policy and individual behavior changes, we can all strive for lasting air quality improvements.
Small fires can produce big air pollution, but there are steps you can take to help.
A warm, sunny day may appear to be perfect for being outdoors, but it’s what you don’t see that could cause problems.
Pennsylvania has witnessed the remarkable recovery of three species of raptors in recent decades.
DEP Staff Reflect on Earth Day
Did you know stormwater runoff occurs even during moderate rains?
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