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DEP in Your Community

October 05, 2020 01:00 PM

The International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) is the world’s largest volunteer effort to improve the health of the world’s oceans and waterways.


September 30, 2020 12:00 PM

DEP’s Bureau of Abandoned Mine Reclamation wins national award for removal of 70 acres of hazardous coal refuse piles in Ehrenfeld


September 08, 2020 08:00 AM

DEP staff volunteered with the Bucks County Conservation District to remove invasive water chestnuts from from Lake Towhee.


July 28, 2020 02:00 PM

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.


July 24, 2020 11:00 AM

DEP has converted over 63,000 paper mining maps to digital format in order to make mining safer, and government more efficient.


May 11, 2020 10:00 AM

As warmer weather returns, so do black flies - a pest that can inundate folks seeking outdoor recreation.


December 23, 2019 10:00 AM

Restoration Success Story Featured in Updated DEP Story Map


November 19, 2018 02:00 PM

Students dive into their past and take action to help build a healthier future for their community.


October 02, 2018 09:00 AM

Former DEP intern Brittany Sprout has begun pursuit of a new dream inspired by her transformative experience working for the agency.


August 02, 2018 11:00 AM

Staff in DEP’s Northeast Regional Office have been busy this summer manning the DEP booth at Farmer’s Markets.