CDRW Member Updates
River Network, with support from the William Penn Foundation, has developed an interactive story map to illustrate “designated” waters for swimming and aquatic life in the Delaware River Basin, translating regulatory details into digestible information organizations and citizens can use. See the full Delaware Basin story map here, and read more about the story it tells.
Pennsylvania Environmental Council
In this Pennsylvania Environmental Council blog, Executive Vice President Patrick Starr reflects on a recent boat tour of Philadelphia's tidal Delaware riverfront, where public parks and greenspace are popping up in places long abandoned to blight and decay.
In Berks County, PA, Mennonite farmers are making a difference in water quality, while maintaining their multi-generational farming heritage. 🏽 Read how farmers are improving water at Saucony Creek, part of the Delaware River Watershed, with Berks Nature in this blog.
Partnership for the Delaware Estuary
Partnership for the Delaware Estuary just released their annual report that celebrates two major milestones: adoption of a revised Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan for the Delaware Estuary (the area of the river located south of Trenton) and launching the Mussels for Clean Water Initiative in Philadelphia.