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USGS and Pennsylvania Team Up for PFAS
Posted April 13, 2021: The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) have teamed up to provide information on Polyfluorinated Alkyl Substances (PFAS) within the surface waters of Pennsylvania. Samples were collected in September 2019 and the results are presented on the USGS website.
Pennsylvania Geology Publications with DCNR
Posted April 13, 2021: Geologists should not forget some of the great publications and references that can be obtained through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR). Did you know that they provide quarterly information on geologic work performed in the state? Download the Spring 2021 Pennsylvania Geology publication.
ASBOG® Exam Dates
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Act 53 of 2020 impacts professional licensure in Pennsylvania
Posted July 10, 2020: Professionals that may have previously been denied licensure due to criminal history will now be permitted to have their application considered by the respective boards. Senate Bill 637 (PN 1815), signed by the Governor on July 1 as Act 53 of 2020, requires occupational licensure boards and commissions to apply one common set of rules when considering whether to deny, suspend, or revoke a license on the basis of a criminal conviction.