Delaware River

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a river that rises in the Catskills in southeastern New York and flows southward along the border of Pennsylvania with New York and New Jersey to northern Delaware where it empties into Delaware Bay

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The latest updates to Delawares fish consumption advisories include the tidal Delaware River, the lower Delaware River and Delaware Bay, Atlantic Coastal waters, Waples Pond, Prime Hook Creek and Slaughter Creek.
Results of analysis of the genetic samples taken from shortnose sturgeon as part of the reward program indicated no distinct difference between fish from the Chesapeake Bay and from the Delaware River and Bay; therefore, the 2 groups were assigned to the same population segment (Grunwald et al.
Tittel said the plan does adequately protect the Delaware River and the communities around the site, because the landfill is next to the River and has experienced threats of major floods almost every year.
Further, the company mentioned that it will use a combination of hopper and clamshell vessels to dredge over 1m cu yd to deepen a section of the river from 40 ft to 45 ft, adding that it had deepened a different section of the Delaware River two years ago as well.
The Delaware River Shipbuilding League is due for a successful season in its first year on the baseball diamond judging by the results of Saturday's games," the Philadelphia Public Ledger commented after opening day.
This was long before he became a marine biologist and learned all about their status as a keystone species, integral to maintaining the health of the Delaware River.
Volunteers from a host of organizations such as scout troops, schools, businesses, and environmental and nonprofit groups, as well as local residents will fan out across portions of the Delaware River and Bay from Sussex to Cape May counties on March 10-18 to clean up litter and debris as part of the first-ever Dash for the Trash.
Dumping radioactive waste into our rivers and streams, into the Delaware, that is not kosher," Feldman said, referring to an upcoming meeting, which Cuomo is attending, to discuss drilling permits near the Delaware river.
Here in Delaware County, the Delaware River runs close to the Philadelphia International Airport, two refineries, an interstate highway and major railroad lines.
Geological Survey (USGS) to conduct a cumulative impact study on water withdrawals for hydraulic fracturing of Marcellus Shale natural gas wells in the Delaware River Basin.
The Upper Delaware River, the drinking water source for 17 million people across New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania is at risk from shale fracking for natural gas, a process that poisons groundwater and creates toxic pollution, according to an association report.
Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to implement the Delaware River deepening project, which would deepen the river's shipping channel from 40 to 45 feet.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-3 May 2010-S&P rates Delaware River Port Authority's USD402m bonds at A-(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
The study also indicates that juvenile shortnose and Atlantic sturgeons co-occur in the same region of the tidal Delaware River and do not segregate on the basis of salinity, as has been described in other rivers.
A Supreme Court ruling against the state of New Jersey on March 31 may have doomed BP's proposed LNG terminal on the Delaware River.
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