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July 31, 2014
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The future of the Upper Delaware River depends on all of us


3) Protect and improve the unique cold water fishery of the Upper Delaware River, which serves as an invaluable economic driver for the region; and

4) Begin to address the dichotomous thinking around the New York City watershed versus the rest of the river, and recognize it is one watershed that we are all responsible for and deserving of equal resources throughout.

[Jeff Skelding is executive director of Friends of the Upper Delaware River, a non-profit river protection organization based in Hancock, NY, dedicated to protecting and restoring the Upper Delaware River watershed.]