Issues Facing Pennsylvania

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    Photo Credit: © 2010 Miguel Angel de la Cueva/iLCP

    The Susquehanna River

    The Susquehanna River and the Bay are two integral parts of one ecosystem.Read More

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    Conowingo Dam and Chesapeake Bay

    What is the true relationship between sediment pollution trapped behind the Conowingo Dam and...Read More

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    Photo Credit: © Tom Pelton/CBF Staff

    Smallmouth Bass

    Some fisheries biologists suggest that smallmouth bass may be like the "canary in the coal mine,"...Read More

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    Agriculture

    What role do farms and agricultural production play in the health of our waters?Read More

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    Photo Credit: © 2010 Garth Lenz/iLCP

    Land Use

    When the watershed's land suffers from pollution and poor management, so too does the water.Read More

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    Photo Credit: © 2010 Krista Schlyer/iLCP

    Polluted Runoff

    Polluted runoff is one of the most harmful sources of pollution to the Bay and its waters.Read More

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