• Aqueduct and towpath, Delaware Canal (Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor)photo credit

    Lower Delaware

    National Wild and Scenic River PA,NJ

Contact US

Write to:

NPS Wild & Scenic Rivers
200 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

E-mail Us

Phone
Information
(215) 597-6473
Fax
(215) 597-5747

Did You Know?

A shiny silvery oval fish tinged with greenish-yellow on top

...that shad have made a comeback in the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers, due to pollution control. This herring lives its adult life in the ocean, but travels up rivers and streams to spawn. Each spring, anglers follow the "shad run" up the Delaware River to catch these hard-fighting fish. More...