June 16, 2023 8:07 AM
DEP Declares Drought Watch
DEP Declares Statewide Drought Watch, Recommends Voluntary Water Conservation.
Harrisburg, PA – Following a meeting of the Commonwealth Drought Task Force this week, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has declared a statewide drought watch. While not required, residents and businesses are encouraged to voluntarily conserve water by reducing their nonessential water use.