Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

April 24, 2019 - 5:23 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced the approval of $25 million in funding for environmental cleanup and revitalization projects at abandoned mine land (AML) locations across Pennsylvania. “The approved abandoned mine cleanup projects will help eliminate...
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October 12, 2018 - 4:44 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Nearly 200 county and municipal governments will be getting a boost to their recycling and leaf collection programs this year, thanks to $37 million in Recycling Development and Implementation Grants from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Grants were...
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August 20, 2018 - 5:19 pm
Wilkes-Barre, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) West Nile Virus Control Program will conduct aerial treatments to control large populations of mosquito larvae on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, along the Susquehanna River in Exeter, Wyoming, Forty Fort, Kingston, Plymouth...
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July 06, 2018 - 1:41 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf bolstered funding to protect Pennsylvanians from Lyme disease, Zika Virus, and West Nile Virus as part of the recently signed budget. Increases to both the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Health (DOH) will go towards improving...
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May 08, 2018 - 4:22 pm
State Announces Funding to Support 150 Abandoned Mine Reclamation Projects to Create Jobs and Improve Safety and the Environment Statewide Harrisburg, PA – The Wolf Administration today announced the approval of $55.6 million in funding that will support at least 150 abandoned coal mine reclamation...
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December 04, 2017 - 2:18 pm
DEP Issues Civil Penalty to Cabot Oil and Gas for Violations at Numerous Well Sites in Susquehanna County Wilkes-Barre, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has reached an agreement with Cabot Oil and Gas, Corp. of Delaware for the company to pay a $99,000 civil...
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