Ad Crable


Ad Crable is a Bay Journal staff writer based in Pennsylvania. Contact him at 717-341-7270 or

Members of Amish families in Lancaster County inspect a first-of-its-kind horse-drawn manure injector designed to bury manure, rather than spr…

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Both shad and eels are caught in fish lifts at the dam and trucked above the various dams and released in historic eel waters. There has been a new emphasis on restoring eels to the Susquehanna. Hopefully it does better than the American shad restoration effort.


The Conestoga now meets requirements for aquatic insects, where it didn't two years ago. It is still impaired for recreation. Waterways must meet separate parameters for water quality, aquatic insects, recreation, drinking water quality and fish consumption. If they fail any of them, the …