Summer is the season for stream work. With 86,000 miles of streams and rivers in PA, maintenance of these waterways can be a daunting task.
DEP has converted over 63,000 paper mining maps to digital format in order to make mining safer, and government more efficient.
Water levels in the North American Great Lakes have been at or above monthly record highs for much of 2019 and 2020.
Harmful algal blooms (HABS) pop up every year in Pennsylvania as water temperatures rise.
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