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September 15, 2021 12:00 PM

The 2021 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Appalachian States Award was awarded to the Stineman Refuse project in Cambria County.


August 12, 2021 10:00 AM

Illegal dumping creates ideal breeding grounds for mosquitoes.


July 02, 2021 09:00 AM

Starting July 1, 2021, Mine Subsidence Insurance (MSI) premiums will be reduced by half and coverage limits will double to $1 million.


June 17, 2021 10:00 AM

From the time that a single raindrop hits the ground, it begins its travel to a larger body of water.


May 03, 2021 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.


April 16, 2021 11:00 AM

Here are some tips for easy changes we all can make in our daily routines to help protect the environment for all Pennsylvanians.


April 01, 2021 12:00 PM

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.


February 17, 2021 12:00 PM

Climate change is a major challenge facing Pennsylvania, and DEP is leading many efforts to fight back and protect communities.


January 22, 2021 12:00 PM

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


January 14, 2021 12:00 PM

Wear a mask, and when you take it off, please dispose of it properly! That means in the trash!