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June 08, 2022 09:00 AM

While most recreationally caught sport fish in PA are safe to eat, chemicals such as mercury and PCBs have been found in some fish in PA.


June 08, 2022 09:00 AM

For many years, hydroelectric dams have prevented American Eels from migrating up the Susquehanna River.


May 31, 2022 12:00 PM

Shop wisely for your electricity supplier, step up your energy efficiency game, and check out cost assistance programs.


May 24, 2022 10:00 AM

​The sea lamprey has plagued the Great Lakes since the early 1800s. Electrical barriers could help stop them.


May 09, 2022 10:00 AM

Ticks are very hard to control due to them always being on land, and widely distributed and easily transported by hosts.


May 03, 2022 08:00 AM

A warm, sunny day may appear to be perfect for being outdoors, but it’s what you don’t see that could cause problems.


March 30, 2022 09:00 AM

March 02, 2022 12:00 PM

DEP’s Well Plugging Program was established to plug oil and gas wells where there is no identifiable responsible party.


February 23, 2022 10:00 AM

DEP receives complaints and emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and responds as appropriate to investigate.


January 26, 2022 09:00 AM

If a test of your home shows a level higher than the EPA action level, you should have a radon reduction system installed.