Liquified natural gas project in Gibbstown panned as unsafe

A contentious expansion of a dock in Gibbstown, N.J. that would encourage transportation of LNG from Pa, over road or rail to the site in NJ is awaiting a decision from the Delaware River Basin Commission.
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DRBC continues to be underfunded in demanding times

The Delaware River's most significant regulatory agency, the Delaware River Basin Commission has, once again, only received about half of the money promised to it by the states and the federal government representative that created it in 1961.
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Delgado: I still support a Delaware River Congressional Caucus

Play Video The 8th Annual (Virtual) Delaware River Watershed Forum opened with a town hall-style meeting with U.S. Rep Antonio Delgado (NY-17). Friends of the Upper Delaware Executive Director Jeff Skelding hosted the meeting, and highlighted a question I’ve been asking for a while: What about a Delaware River Congressional Caucus?
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Conference season is ZOOOMING upon us

Fall is conference season in the Delaware watershed and they provide lots of ways to stay up-to-date with current research and projects, with a twist: Covid is making them all virtual so there are likely some you could attend without having the expense of overnight accommodation!
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Group dowsing for money to water the Delaware Canal

The Delaware Canal State Park is 60 miles long and 188 years old -- two good reasons to work for its upkeep. A new organization -- Delaware Canal 21 -- is working at building partnerships and gathering ideas to set it on firm financial footing for the next 188 years.
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Bridging the divide: Milford, Pa., mayor shows us how
Here's something worth watching

Here's a movie that will lift your spirits: How Sean Strub found supporters from all sides of our political differences to win his mayoral election.
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Elcon withdraws application for large hazardous wastewater plant in Bucks County

[This article was originally published by The Philadelphia Inquirer] Israel-based Elcon Recycling Services has withdrawn its application to build a large facility in Falls Township that would have processed up to 210,000 tons of liquid chemical waste annually for recycling, according to a notice the company filed Thursday. “The current business climate, including the impacts of…
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Lake Hopatcong battles algae and aquatic weeds

Lake Hopatcong braces for summer and lots of fingers are crossed that it can evade the Harmful Algae Blooms that can squash lake activity.
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Protecting Lake Hopatcong through the decades

Lake Hopatcong is New Jersey's largest lake and has lots of people and institutions and governments interested in protecting its health.
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Delaware Watershed Leadership: Four voices for the river

Each year, the Coalition for the Delaware River Watershed appoints four "leads" -- one for each of the river's four border states -- to amplify the needs of the Delaware River at the state and local level and join with the CDRW to meet with members of Congress to present the needs of the watershed as a whole.
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PennEast Pipeline: Round 2 with the DRBC

The PennEast Pipeline is once again looking for the Delaware River Basin Commission to approve its project, though now in an amended version with Phase 1 just in Pennsylvania.
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