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Get To Know Your Watershed | New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware
August 15, 2019



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River Network
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.

Berks Nature
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.
Upcoming Events

There's plenty of room for everyone at these
upcoming #DelRiverWatershed events!


 
8/17: Snorkel Your Way Through Cherry Creek, Stroudsburg, PA
8/18: "Flood of 1955" History Lecture, Flemington, NJ
8/21: Lunch & Learn: Delaware Bay Whelks, Milford, DE
8/24: Delaware Highlands Conservancy Firefly Picnic, Swan Lake, NY
8/25: Forest Bathing Guided Walk, New Hope, PA

9/7: Delaware River Festival, Philadelphia, PA/Camden, NJ
9/7: United By Blue Shoreline Clean Up, Philadelphia, PA
9/7: Wild & Scenic Film Festival On-Tour, Hackettstown, NJ
9/8: Bridge the Gap: River Paddle, Dingmans Ferry, PA

9/11: DRBC Public Business Meeting, West Trenton, NJ
9/12: Sierra Club Water Defenders Meeting, Bethlehem, PA
9/13: Schuylkill River Restoration Sites Tour, Montgomery County, PA
9/14: The Occasional Nature Warrior: Learn Wilderness Skills, Asbury (Warren County), NJ
9/14: Petty’s Island History Hike, Pennsauken, NJ

 

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