Text / Lower Pennypack Creek Fish Passage & Habitat Restoration

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Title
Lower Pennypack Creek Fish Passage & Habitat Restoration
Creator
Sara Strassman
Date Created and/or Issued
2007
Contributing Institution
UC Riverside, Library, Water Resources Collections and Archives
Collection
Clearinghouse for Dam Removal Information (CDRI)
Rights Information
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Description
Scope/Content: Abstract: A cooperative partnership between the PA Fish and Boat Commission, Fairmount Park Commission, PA Department of Environmental Protection, PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Philadelphia Water Department, American Rivers, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Friends of Pennypack Park, Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust, Southeast Montgomery County Chapter of Trout Unlimited and others has been created to restore the natural heritage of Pennypack Creek by providing fish passage, restoring stream and riparian habitat and associated organisms, re-establishing diadromous fishes and bringing attention to the rich natural and human history of the watershed.
Scope/Content: Author affiliation: American Rivers
Type
text
Identifier
ark:/86086/n29c6x3b
887
Language
English
eng
Subject
Fisheries and fish passage
Safety and liability
Dams
Dam retirement
Place
Lehigh River, PA
Palmerton Dam

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