Press Releases

Category: Watersheds

Restoring the Delaware Riverfront: a “shore” thing

December 20, 2007

Philadelphia, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Environmental Council was awarded $74,900 from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s Delaware Estuary Watershed Grants Program in support of ecological restoration along the Delaware Riverfront in Northeast Philadelphia. The Council’s project will develop plans...

Exelon Corp. Supports Planting of Trees in Little Conestoga Watershed

September 22, 2007

Lancaster, Pa. – A unique partnership of conservation groups and local corporations is combining forces to improve water quality in the Conestoga River and address climate change globally. A forested riparian buffer was planted Saturday along a tributary to the Little...