August 23 PA Environment Digest now available. Click here to print this Digest.
CBF: More Resources Needed For PA To Meet Federal Water Quality Cleanup Standards
Matt Ehrhart, Executive Director Pennsylvania Office of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, this week outlined a plan to help Pennsylvania meet federal standards to cleanup the Chesapeake Bay and the Commonwealth's 19,000 miles of streams and rivers that do not meet federal Clean Water Act water quality standards in testimony before the Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committees during Ag Progress Days near State College.
At this same time, CBF provided details of the Bay cleanup plan to the Watershed Implementation Plan work group formed by the Department of Environmental Protection. Click here to read more...