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Dec 14, 2015, 01:06 ET Endocrine Disruptors and Pathogens and Parasites Likely Causes for Smallmouth Bass Population Decline in Susquehanna River

Based on a multi-agency, multi-year study of one of the most complex river systems in Pennsylvania, the two most likely causes for the population...


Dec 11, 2015, 09:52 ET PA DEP Offers Rebates for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is offering rebates to Pennsylvania residents to assist with the cost of purchasing an alternative...


Dec 10, 2015, 03:00 ET Pennsylvania DEP Accepting Applications for 2016 Governor's Award for Environmental Protection

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) invites Pennsylvania businesses, farms, government agencies, educational institutions, non-profit...


Dec 02, 2015, 03:33 ET Pennsylvania DEP Announces Additional Pipeline Taskforce Meeting

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is announcing an additional meeting for the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force to...


Nov 23, 2015, 03:19 ET Pennsylvania DEP Fines Chesapeake Appalachia $1.4 Million for Stream Impacts Caused by Well Pad Landslide

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced today that Chesapeake Appalachia, LLC (CALLC) has agreed to a Consent Order and Agreement...


Nov 19, 2015, 03:09 ET DEP Launches Redesigned Website, Social Media Accounts

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has launched its updated website and social media accounts as part of Secretary John...


Nov 17, 2015, 12:10 ET Pennsylvania DEP Assesses $1.7 million Civil Penalty Against PQ Corporation for Air Quality Violations

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has assessed a civil penalty against PQ Corporation (PQ) in the amount of $1.7M for air ...


Nov 10, 2015, 12:38 ET Draft Recommendations for Pipeline Infrastructure Released for Public Comment

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has released the first draft of the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force report and will...


Nov 09, 2015, 04:48 ET DEP Encourages Pennsylvanians to Winterize Their Homes

While it might not feel like it, colder winter weather is on the way and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection wants all residents...


Oct 08, 2015, 02:38 ET Pennsylvania DEP Reaches Civil Penalty Agreement with Microbac's Division Laboratory - Center Valley

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced today it fined Microbac Laboratories, Inc. for violations found at its Center Valley...


Oct 05, 2015, 03:24 ET Pennsylvania DEP Accepting Applications for 2016 Environmental Education Grants

Projects and programs geared toward environmental education are now eligible to apply for grants from the Department of Environmental Protection's...


Sep 30, 2015, 10:08 ET PA DEP Offers Municipal LED Street Lighting Workshops for FirstEnergy Customers

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is helping municipalities take advantage of light-emitting diode (LED) street lighting through a...


Sep 24, 2015, 04:39 ET Pennsylvania DEP Has Immediate Employment Opportunities in the Mining Program

The Department of Environmental Protection today announced numerous employment opportunities in its mining programs. Current workforce planning...


Sep 23, 2015, 04:58 ET DEP Reminds Pennsylvanians to Maintain Home Heating Oil Tanks

On the first day of autumn, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages residents to take precautions before filling their home...


Sep 21, 2015, 04:47 ET Pennsylvania DEP Reminds Homeowners to Maintain Septic Systems

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is reminding Pennsylvanians about the importance of onlot septic system maintenance....


Sep 16, 2015, 03:05 ET Pennsylvania DEP Reaches Penalty Agreement with Research Laboratory REI Consultants

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced today it has fined research laboratory REI Consultants, Inc. (REIC) $75,000 for violations ...


Sep 03, 2015, 03:50 ET Update: DEP to Hold 14 Listening Sessions on the Clean Power Plan

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is announcing more than a dozen listening sessions and a 2-month comment period on the...


Sep 03, 2015, 01:37 ET DEP to Hold 14 Listening Sessions on the Clean Power Plan

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is announcing more than a dozen listening sessions and a 2-month comment period on the...


Aug 27, 2015, 09:41 ET Pennsylvania Climate Impacts Assessment Report Shows Threats to Human Health, Water and Air Quality

Pennsylvanians should prepare for dangerously high summer temperatures and more severe storms, increased threat of certain diseases carried by...


Jul 28, 2015, 09:23 ET DEP Accepting Applications for Small Business Advantage Grants

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today invites manufacturers, retailers, service providers, agricultural businesses, and other small...


Jul 10, 2015, 01:27 ET DEP Lifts Drought Watch for 37 Counties Across PA

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today lifted the drought watch declaration for 37 counties throughout Pennsylvania, based on...


Jun 19, 2015, 06:47 ET PDA, DEP, DOH Advise Consumers that a Recent Production Run of Niagara Bottled Spring Water may be Contaminated with Microbial Pathogens

The Pennsylvania departments of Agriculture, Environmental Protection (DEP), and Health are advising consumers that spring water bottled by Niagara...


Jun 17, 2015, 09:09 ET PA DEP Expands Drought Watch from 27 to 37 Counties

Despite several recent precipitation events, portions of Pennsylvania continue to have below-average precipitation, below-average groundwater levels, ...


Jun 16, 2015, 01:06 ET DEP Assesses $8.9 million Civil Penalty Against Range Resources for Failure to Repair Leaking Gas Well

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has notified Range Resources-Appalachia, LLC, of Fort Worth, TX that it intends to...


Jun 08, 2015, 09:44 ET Pennsylvania DEP Solicits Comments on Draft Revised Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System Permit

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) invites local governments, engineers, environmental groups, and the general public to comment on the ...