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How Will Ambient Delaware River Water Quality Assessment Data Fare Under Trump’s Tiny Thumb?

‘What we’re seeing is environmental McCarthyism,’ said Patricia Kim, a graduate fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Program in Environmental Humanities, of the incoming administration. 307 more words

Pennsylvania Watersheds

In The Night

Yesterday, the temperature in the Philly area reached almost 70 degrees. This is, needless to say, unseasonably warm. I was unable to get out with my camera in the daylight hours but, with the temperatures still in the mid-60’s after 8 PM, my neighbor and I decided to head down to the river and take some night photos. 161 more words


Coast Guard Responds To Reported Fuel Spill In Delaware River

TINICUM TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — The Coast Guard is responding to a reported fuel spill in the Delaware River in Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania.

The Coast Guard tells CBS 3 they are responding to a reported diesel spill at the Anchorage Marina. 52 more words


Down To The River

New Year’s Eve was a lot of fun. We had some neighbors over and pretty much laughed 2016 into retirement 1. My head finally hit the pillow sometime around 1:30 AM. 274 more words


Christmas Reflection

Christmas afternoon the Sun was out, and there was not a cloud in the sky. As we’d had a pretty amazing brunch during morning worship, and a delicious meal mid-afternoon, the blue skies called me to get out and stretch my legs though a walk. 151 more words


Standing Tall in an Open Boat

A Christmas message to Donald Trump:

I have just been reading about George Washington’s trip across the Delaware River December 25-26, 1776, a dangerous and fraught trip in the freezing December weather. 270 more words



CROSSING ON CROSSCURRENTS, 12/26:  Commanding a column of the Continental Army toward an attack on Trenton through horrendous conditions, George Washington successfully leads his troops across the Delaware River on this date in 1776.  30 more words