The March edition of the Environmental Synopsis newsletter is now available from the Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee featuring articles on--
-- American Bison
-- Trout Season Annual Rite Of Passage
-- Lead Standards Put California Workers, Families At Risk
-- Increasing Distance Between Forested Lands Impacts Human Access, Ecosystem Health
-- GAO Knocks Disjointed Federal Food Safety Program
-- Drexel: Natural Gas Methane Leaks Impacting Local Air Quality
-- Conservation History: 38 Years Ago: Three Mile Island Accident
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May 22 Environmental Issues Forum
The Joint Conservation Committee is scheduled to hold its next Environmental Issues Forum on May 22 to hear a presentation on Pennsylvania’s pollinator population and emerging threats to agriculture and the beekeeping industry. Pollinators play a significant role in the production of fruit and vegetables.
The Forum will be held in Room 8E-A East Wing Capitol Building starting at noon.
Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-Venango) serves as Chair of the Joint Conservation Committee.For more information, visit the Joint Conservation Committee website, Like them on Facebook or Follow them on Twitter.