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Drought Watch Lifted for All Pennsylvania Counties

USGS groundwater and surface water monitoring data contributed to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection's (PaDEP) January 20, 2023...

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USGS is Hiring Hydrologic Field Assistants in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Water Science Center is looking for Hydrologic Technicians (Field Assistants) to join our teams in New Cumberland (Harrisburg)...

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50th Anniversary of Hurricane Agnes

“Beginning on June 18, 1972, the remains of Hurricane Agnes produced floods in the Eastern United States from Virginia to New York that killed 128 peo...

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USGS Releases the Pennsylvania Groundwater Quality Monitoring Network Data Exploration Tool

New “Pennsylvania Groundwater Quality Monitoring Network Data Exploration Tool” displays monitoring results on an interactive map.

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USGS at the Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium

Penn State Extension and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, along with numerous other sponsors, hosted the annual Pennsylvania...

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New Report on Pennsylvania Groundwater Quality Monitoring Network Results, 2015-19

A new USGS study, in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, explains 2015-2019 results from the Pennsylvania...

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Water Quality of Domestic Wells in Marcellus Shale Region

A new USGS study, in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Geological Survey, identifies factors affecting the quality of groundwater used for domestic...

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