The August 18 DEP News is now available from the Department of Environmental Protection featuring stories on--
-- Click Here to view a video on Northcentral PA stream restoration efforts.
-- DEP Staff Answers Environmental Questions At Wellsboro Senior Expo
Staff from DEP's Northcentral Regional Office participated in a senior expo Aug. 5 in Wellsboro, Tioga County.
The expo, sponsored by Rep. Matt Baker (R-Tioga), was held at the Wellsboro Area High School, and attracted about 100 exhibitors, a new record, and more than 1,000 visitors.
DEP staff distributed a variety of fact sheets on topics including radon, on-lot septic systems, water well disinfection, oil and gas sampling parameters, and many others.
-- DEP Participates In PEMA Emergency Drill In Wilkes-Barre
The PA Emergency Management Agency, in conjunction with Talen Energy, conducted a dress rehearsal emergency drill involving the Susquehanna Steam Electric Station near Berwick, Luzerne County, on August 2.
DEP staff from the Northeast and North-central regional offices participated in various roles, including radiation protection and public information. The final drill will be held on October 18.
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