Delaware Riverkeeper Riverwatch
In this week’s Riverwatch a study will be taken to determine the recreational capacity of the Lower Wild and Scenic stretch of the Delaware River, land owners from throughout the country participate in a virtual hearing to discuss how decisions by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission damage their properties, there’s a delay in an effort to protect an old growth forest in one Delaware County town and Pennsylvania environmental officials look to increase access to boating on the Delaware
In this week’s Riverwatch Pennsylvania environmental officials are being urged to adopt a tough standard for Manganese in effluent, concerns are being raised about a proposed dredging project and the Covid 19 pandemic delayed bacteria sampling in the Delaware Estuary.
In this week’s Riverwatch the Delaware River Basin Commission moves to place a permit for a controversial liquified natural gas terminal in abeyance. The agency also withdraws a resolution that would streamline the environmental review for a port expansion project in Delaware.