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by Brenda Zollitsch, Policy Analyst, ASWM Please note that this is a compilation of information developed by other organizations and agencies working on the protection of ephemeral wetlands and the organisms that rely on them.  All sources are cited with … Continue reading

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A little railroad engine was employed about a station yard for such work as it was built for, pulling a few cars on and off the switches. One morning it was waiting for the next call when a long train … Continue reading

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This past April the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency added a new document to its webpages titled:  Clean Water Act Section 401 – Water Quality Certification and Water Quality Protection Tool for States and Tribes. According to USEPA, “This new handbook … Continue reading

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The beginning of the year is a chance to look back and look ahead.  Many people celebrate New Year’s by making resolutions for the coming year. http://pittsburgh.about.com/od/holidays/ tp/resolutions.htm  But this is just a start.  Resolutions have to be followed up with … Continue reading

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