Clean Waters

The achievable magic of fishing

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE STORY OF UP NORTH COVER Trout fishing, standing in the cold, clean waters they ask for, you wave the rod like a magic wand casting a spell – that ten o’clock, two o’clock stroke. You immerse yourself in the serenity, the hum of …

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Stormwater management can protect water quality: study

North storm drain showing people recreating too close to a storm water spill in Banks Channel. Photo: Mallin, Grogan study In American bays and estuaries, stormwater runoff is the second leading cause of water degradation. North Carolina’s coastal watersheds are no exception, making stormwater management techniques necessary to maintain the …

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Offshore wind will take years to materialize

When the administration of US President Joe Biden this month approved the country’s first large offshore wind farm, it touted the move as the start of a new clean energy industry that by the end of the decade, will create more than 75,000 jobs in the United States. Industry executives …

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DEC reminds water recreation enthusiasts to clean, drain and dry boats and equipment to protect NYS waters from invasive species

Wed 26 May 2021 1:40 pm Boat stewards to conduct boat inspections and educate the recreating public about boat launches statewide As this year’s boating season officially kicks off, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Basil Seggos reminded water recreation enthusiasts to do their part to protect New York’s waters from …

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