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 Hazards on the Water 


Pennsylvania's rivers and streams are filled with the wonders of our aquatic resources. Boating, fishing, swimming and wading in our rivers and streams are safe and fun outdoor activities.

But there are hazards on the water. Please take a few minutes to learn more about low-head and run-of-the-river dams, and other hazards.