Delaware Riverkeeper Network urgently needs your help and support on the following issues:
Tell PADEP - Letters needed on proposed gas rules! Deadline March 14!
Ban Frack Pits - Restore clean drinking water - Ban frack waste burial - Plug old wells!
PADEP has proposed changes to the state’s gas and oil regulations. What they do will directly impact Pennsylvanians so let’s speak up on the record.
TODAY - Sign the petition to ban frack pits in PA: http://petitions.moveon.org/sign/ban-the-frack-pit?source=c... Learn More
Help Needed! Columbia’s Eastside Fracked Pipeline Under Review for Wetlands and Stream Impacts – Write a Letter - Tell PA DEP Wetlands and Streams Need to be Protected from Proposed Gas Pipelines- More Time Needed for Public Comment & Review – Write a letter by March 8, 2014
Columbia Gas Transmission (Columbia) proposes to construct two new pipelines to carry radioactive fracked methane gas from the Marcellus shale to other markets that would cut across areas of the Delaware River Basin. Currently, Columbia’s application for a Chapter 105 Water and Wetlands Obstruction Permit is out for public comment and under PA DEP review. Public comment is open until March 8, 2014.
The Radnor Township Commissioners have been asked to approve a new zoning ordinance, one that would allow for more lenient development on college campuses in Radnor Township. Please come out and speak to the importance of the Commissioners supporting and including community protections that have been provided to them by the Delaware Riverkeeper Network and Friends to Preserve Radnor.
Please Note *** Date change *** : The Planning Commission will be holding a hearing on February 19, 7 pm at the Township Building.The Commissioners... Learn More
Remember the River
The Delaware is the longest undammed river east of the Mississippi, flowing freely for 330 miles as it travels from New York state, through Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware to the Atlantic Ocean.
Our Remember the River campaign is a tribute to the Delaware. Learn more about this campaign.