High Water Level Conditions on the Upper Delaware River
Heavy rainfall yesterday has caused high water conditions on the Delaware River. Mandatory life jacket wear is in effect while the river remains above 6 feet. It is required by law that life jackets must be worn by all persons in or on the Delaware River.
Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River has significant natural and cultural resources that can serve as the basis for classroom or field trip learning. These pages detail the opportunities for learning through a visit to the park, or study about the park.
The 2014 Water Snapshot Report is now available.
For more information on these and other programs please contact the Education Coordinator at (570) 685-4871.
Did You Know?
The Delaware and Hudson Canal Company was founded by William and Maurice Wurts two merchants from Philadelphia in 1823. The D&H Canal soon became Americas first privately owned million dollar enterprise.