New book by Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association aims to raise awareness, spark collaboration
"Sentinels of the Susquehanna: Volume 1," a 285-page paperback book featuring more than 50 stories from the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association is now on sale.
The collection covers a wide variety of issues facing the middle Susquehanna River watershed and stories about people who passionately promote and protect the river's many resources.
Included in the book are stories on a program to help restore populations of Eastern hellbenders, the dangers of invasive species such as the rusty crayfish and snakehead fish, studies that show a proliferation of microplastics and how we can work together to help reduce the impact, concerns about fracking, abandoned mine drainage, littering, sedimentation/erosion and a variety of other threats impacting our waterways.
There is also information about how state agencies handle fish kills, how to determine if certain substances on waterways indicate pollution, life-saving boating safety tips, a review of education efforts by the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association such as our Floating Classroom and HERYN (Helping Engage our River's Youth with Nature) programs and a look back at a critical settlement agreement our association announced earlier this year.
The book can be ordered in one of two ways. You can preorder copies for $15 at the link below and pick up your book copies at the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association's office at 112 Market Street, Sunbury, PA.
BOOK ORDER: Sentinels of the Susquehanna: Volume 1
This 285-page book looks at some of the biggest issues facing the Middle Susquehanna River watershed and people who share a passion to promote and protect our aquatic resources. Cost is $15 if purchased here and picked up at the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association office (112 Market Street, Sunbury, PA). Or, it can be purchased directly through Amazon.com for $20 and shipped to your home.
Or, you can order copies via Amazon.com for $20 each and have them delivered directly to your home. To pursue this option, click here or search for the book title at Amazon.com.
A kindle e-book version of the collection is available for download for $9.99 in at the Amazon.com link shared above.
Proceeds from every book sold go back to our association's mission throughout the greater watershed.
For any questions or comments about Sentinels of the Susquehanna: Volume 1, contact Riverkeeper John Zaktansky directly via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 570-768-6300.
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John Zaktansky is an award-winning journalist and avid promoter of the outdoors who loves camping, kayaking, fishing and hunting with the family.