Monthly archive for July 2017

Group encourages water-lovers to clean up

The Daily Item – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a marina or boating facility cleanup. The Ocean Conservancy will provide a cleanup toolkit to get you started on your way

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“Do It Yourself Cleanup Toolkit” Available to Marinas and Boaters Participating in International Coastal Cleanup Day

(July 21, 2017) –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a Marina or boating facility Cleanup!  The Ocean Conservancy will provide a cleanup toolkit to get you started on your way to

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Opioid crisis produces hazardous litter: Used needles

Trib Live – As the opioid epidemic grinds on in Western Pennsylvania and elsewhere, one of its most dangerous byproducts — used, dirty drug syringes — are turning up in more and more public places. In the past year-and-a-half, Murrysville police have been contacted with a half-dozen

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Keep PA Beautiful: Do It Yourself Cleanup Toolkit Available To Boaters, Marinas

PA Environment Digest Blog –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a Marina or boating facility cleanup during the International Coastal Cleanup September 1 to October 31. Read Entire Article

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Keep PA Beautiful: Do It Yourself Cleanup Toolkit Available To Marinas, Boaters

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a Marina or boating facility cleanup during the International Coastal Cleanup September 1 to October 31.  The Ocean Conservancy, which organizes

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Bowmanstown Recycling Grant

PA Home Page – BOWMANSTOWN, CARBON COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) A local borough is staying beautiful by recycling. Bowmanstown received a $1,000 grant from “Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful” to make recycling easier. The grant money was used to buy 225 recycling bins. The bins have drain holes in the bottom.

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Clinton County CleanScapes Holds July 22 Bald Eagle Creek Cleanup

PA Environment Digest Blog – Clinton County CleanScapes and Sunken Treasure Scuba Center will hold a cleanup on Bald Eagle Creek on July 22 in Bald Eagle Township from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The goal is to collect old derelict tires from the Bald Eagle Creek.

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Keep PA Beautiful Invites Pennsylvanians To Participate In International Coastal Cleanup

PA Environment Digest Blog – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites Pennsylvania residents and businesses to coordinate a cleanup as part of the 2017 International Coastal Cleanup held from September 1 through October 31.  All cleanup sites are eligible since we all live in a watershed and all waterways

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Clinton County CleanScapes Holds July 22 Bald Eagle Creek Cleanup

PA Environment Digest – Clinton County CleanScapes and Sunken Treasure Scuba Center will hold a cleanup on Bald Eagle Creek on July 22 in Bald Eagle Township from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The goal is to collect old derelict tires from the Bald Eagle Creek. Project

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Keep PA Beautiful Invites Pennsylvanians To Participate In International Coastal Cleanup

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites Pennsylvania residents and businesses to coordinate a cleanup as part of the 2017 International Coastal Cleanup held from September 1 through October 31. All cleanup sites are eligible since we all live in a watershed and all waterways flow

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