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Delaware River Partners OK Billion Gallon Release for Trout

Article: Delaware River Partners OK Billion Gallon Release for Trout

WEST TRENTON, New Jersey, July 22, 2008 (ENS) – With summer temperatures soaring in the upper Delaware River basin, Pennsylvania and its neighbors – Delaware, New York, New Jersey and New York City – unanimously agreed to allow New York’s Department of Environmental Conservation to release up to a billion gallons of water under the…

Florida Adopts Two River Basin Action Plans

Article: Florida Adopts Two River Basin Action Plans

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, May 18, 2008 (ENS) – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection Thursday announced adoption of two river basin management action plans about 100 miles apart – both of which will require better stormwater management measures. The Long Branch Basin Management Action Plan, developed in partnership with Orange County and the Florida Department of…

Florida Identifies 272 Impaired Waterbodies for Cleanup

Article: Florida Identifies 272 Impaired Waterbodies for Cleanup

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, December 21, 2007 (ENS) – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, DEP, has identified five groups of waterbodies that are impaired and in need of water monitoring, cleanup and restoration. In the latest round of evaluating impairments in the surface waters of Florida, DEP Deputy Secretary Mimi Drew signed a final order on…