PALTA Urges Senators to Oppose HB1565

The Pennsylvania Land Trust Association urged senators to oppose HB 1565 today. In a letter delivered to the senate today, PALTA wrote: Enactment of this legislation would cause irreversible harm to Pennsylvania’s water quality and increase the destruction wrought by flooding. The scope of the bill goes far beyond the supposed problems with the implementation […]

Act now: Senators moving to kill riparian buffers

Act now to stop a disaster. The Pennsylvania House has already voted to kill the regulations that protect 150-foot riparian buffers along Exceptional Value and High Quality streams. The Senate could vote to do likewise as early as Wednesday. Voices like yours are needed to counter the big money arguments propelling this monumentally bad legislation […]