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SCMUA-WRWMG Hosts Earth Energy Day Event with Frankford Township School

Thursday, May 05, 2022



The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority and the Wallkill River Watershed Management Group worked together to plan an Earth Day event at the SCMUA’s Paulins Kill Water Treatment Facility for middle school students at Frankford Township School. In addition to SCMUA and WRWMG staff, Sussex County Clean Communities/Frankford Township Clean Communities and the AmeriCorps NJ Watershed Ambassador Program participated in the day. A total of 120 Frankford students participated in the event and rotated through a series of hands-on stations that included:

• wastewater treatment plant tour

• tree planting

• waste audit: learning what to landfill, recycle, or compost

• aquatic insect identification