The newly published "Sentinels of the Susquehanna" paperback by the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association, along with the first annual CD from the Songs of the Susquehanna project are now available for purchase at two local bookstores: Mondragon Books at 111 Market Street, Lewisburg, and Otto Book Store at 107 W 4th St., Williamsport.
"Sentinels of the Susquehanna" is a 285-page paperback featuring more than 50 stories that highlight a wide variety of issues facing our river-based resources and some of the people who strive to protect and promote those resources.
The book includes some of the most popular blog articles and investigative reports on topics such as abandoned mine drainage, microplastics in our waterways, fracking concerns, invasive species, erosion, impacts of high and low water on aquatic ecosystems and much more.
It can be purchased for $15 at Mondragon or Otto, or purchased via the platform below with online payment and pickup at the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper office at 112 Market Street, Sunbury. Or, you can purchase it directly via Amazon for $20 and have it shipped to your home (or for $9.99 you can download the ebook version).
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.
The inaugural Songs of the Susquehanna CD features 20 original songs by local musicians about a wide variety of river-based topics covering the recreational, therapeutic, environmental and even historical aspects of the river.
We are currently accepting submissions of new songs through Jan. 31, 2022, for the next installment. More details about that can be found here.
Copies of the CD can be purchased for $15 at either Mondragon or Otto bookstores or via the platform below (also for $15) and they can be picked up at the Riverkeeper office or mailed directly to your home.
Songs of the Susquehanna Volume 1 CD
Check out 20 of the 46 original river-inspired songs submitted into our inaugural Songs of the Susquehanna project. This collection includes a great variety of genres, stories and information that helps engage the listener with the environmental, recreational, therapeutic and historical elements of our river and its tributaries. CDs are available for pickup at 112 Market Street, Sunbury, or can be sent to you in the mail.
John Zaktansky is an award-winning journalist and avid promoter of the outdoors who loves camping, kayaking, fishing and hunting with the family.