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Weekly PA Environment Digest Newsletter
Feb. 14, 2011
(2/14/2011)
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* Fish & Boat Commission Sets Meetings On 3 River Management Plans


* Did You Know You Can Search Nearly 6 Years Of Digests On Any Topic?


* Senate/House Agenda/Session Schedule/Bills Introduced


* Senate/House Bills Moving


* Rep. Vitali Introduces Marcellus Shale Drilling Tax Bill


* House Environmental Committee Hears About Forest Management Issues


* Game Commission Delivers Annual Report To House Committee


* Joint Conservation Committee Annual Report Now Available


* Senate Environmental Committee Meets Monday On Variety Of Bills


* Registration Now Open For March 12 Schuylkill Watershed Congress


* Schuylkill River Heritage Area, Natural Lands Trust Grants Awarded


* PA Conference On Abandoned Mine Reclamation August 4-6, Call For Presentations


* PA American Water Earns Honors From American Engineering Council Of PA


* Partnership For Safe Water Launches New Distribution Optimization Program


* NSF Funds Study of Landscape Restoration Effects On Local Stream


* DEP Sets Marsh/Rock Creek Critical Water Area Advisory Committee Meetings


* Applications Due For Educational Mini-Grant Program For Conservation Districts

The PA Association of Conservation Districts is now accepting applications for its 2011-12 Educational Mini-Grant Program for conservation districts.  Applications are due March 28.

* Volunteers Needed: Chesapeake Bay Project Clean Stream In MD, PA, NY


* Deadline Extended For PA American Water College Scholarship Applications


* ClearWater Conservancy For Love Of Art And Chocolate Draws Crowd, Raises Funds


* U.S. Senator Casey Urges Greater Disclosure In DRBC Fracking Regulations


* Junior Achievement Of Western PA Honors Marcellus Shale Coalition


* Marcellus Shale Gas Environmental Summit March 28-30


* Save The Date: Shale Gas Insight Conference September 7-8


* PA Schools Could Earn $$$ With Dream Machine Recycle Rally


* RecycleMania Kicks Off Collegiate Recycling Competition, PA Has Most Participants


* Weis Markets First: 100 Percent Recycled Plastic Water Bottles


* DEP Now Accepting Host Municipal Waste Facility Inspector Grant Applications


* EPA Recognizes Communities For Sustainability Initiatives


* PUC Seeks Comments On Proposed Marketing, Sales Practices For Electric, Gas Suppliers


* Clean Air Award Presented To Director Of Coalition For Appropriate Transportation


* DEP Seeks Applications For School, Transit Bus Diesel Replacement, Repowering Projects


* Chamber Environmental & Energy Conference April 13, Environmental Guidebook Available


* Penn State: Key To Better Health May Only The Beginning Of Investments In Recreation


* Northeast Audubon Society Offers College Scholarship


* Game Commission Hails Latest Court Ruling Dismissing Challenge To Deer Program


* Penn State: New Website A Valuable Resource For Wildlife Information


* Opinion- Another View on Moratoriums And Marcellus Leasing On State Forest Land

By Rick Carlson, Former Director, DCNR Office Of Policy

* Grants & Awards

This section gives you a heads up on upcoming deadlines for awards and grants and other recognition programs. NEW means new from last week.

* Quick Clips


* Marcellus Shale NewsClips


* Watershed NewsClips


* Regulations, Technical Guidance & Permits


* Calendar Of Events

Upcoming legislative meetings, conferences, workshops, plus links to other online calendars. Meetings are in Harrisburg unless otherwise noted.  NEW means new from last week.  Go to the online Calendar webpage.

* Stories Invited


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