CONTACTS, MEETINGS, AND VOLUNTEERING
The Bushkill Stream Conservancy is an all-volunteer organization managed by a Board of Directors. The current officers are:
President, Kathy Altmann
For further information about Bushkill Stream Conservancy, or if you would like to become a board member, send an inquiry to:
Vice-President, Terry Kleintop
Secretary, Chuck Hartway
Treasurer, Lew Parker
Bushkill Stream Conservancy
Or email us firstname.lastname@example.org
P. O. Box 399
Tatamy, PA 18085
The Board meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Tatamy Municipal Building on Broad Street, which is one block south of Main Street/Uhler Road. Persons interested in becoming active participants in the Conservancy's work are urged to attend. We also welcome volunteers to participate in a wide range of projects, ranging from improvement of streamside buffer areas and control of invasive alien plants to water quality monitoring and more complex efforts funded by grants from private and public sources. For information about volunteer opportunities, or if you have historical documents or reference material relating to the Bushkill Creek (to be copied or donated), please use the email address above.
Eagle Scout Project Policy and Application
Programs at Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center
Download a nomination form for the Bennett/Merwarth Leadership Award
TO REPORT PROBLEMS YOU OBSERVE IN BUSHKILL CREEK...
For emergencies, contact DEP Northeast Region-Wilkes-Barre. The emergency phone number is 570-826-2511.
You can also use the PADEP Environmental Complaint Form to report less immediate issues.
For problems relating to quarry discharges, contact the DEP Pottsville District Mining Office at 570-621-3118 and ask for Chris Kuba email@example.com. After hours, call the DEP Bethlehem Field Office at 610-861-2070.
For problems relating to erosion and siltation from construction sites, contact the Northampton County Conservation District at 610-746-1971.
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