Areas closed or newly opened
Childs Park opens May 25. Dingmans Falls, Blue Mt Lakes/Skyline and unpaved Old Mine roads are open. STILL CLOSED PA: Mt. Minsi spur trails closed due to falcon nesting; Hornbecks & Adams Trails closed; McDade Trail closed trail miles 24.5 to 27.5 More »
Archive of Back Issues 1986-1990
1988 (Volume 10)
Acid Rain (STG Summer 1988 Vol. 10 No. 2) What acid rain is and what it does.
Clean Water (STG Summer 1988 Vol. 10 No. 2) How water quality is measured for the river.Hawk Migration (STG Fall 1988 Vol. 10 No. 3) Watching the migration in the recreation area. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE:Eagles, Flight silhouettes.
1989 (Volume 11)
Spring Flowering Trees and Shrubs (STG Spring 1989 Vol. 11 No. 1) The most conspicuous blooming trees in the recreation area. RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Photo Galleries: Wildflowers, Trees and Shrubs.
Shad Run (STG Spring 1989 Vol. 11 No. 1) The comeback life of this Delaware River fish.
1990 (Volumes 11 and 12)
The Gypsy Moths Are Here (STG Spring 1990 Vol. 11, No. 4) On the arrival of gypsy moth infestation in the recreation area.
Art and Architecture: Architectural Preservation (The Aspinall Waterwheel) (STG Fall & Winter 1990 Vol. 12, No. 3) Historic waterwheel located within the recreation area in Dingmans Ferry PA.
Did You Know?
... that in the 1750s, the northwest border of New Jersey (now Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area) was a frontier of the English colonies. In the French & Indian (Seven Years) War, a string of forts protected these settlements. The sites of seven of these outposts are in the park. More...