PRINTER'S NO. 1032
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SENATE RESOLUTION
No.
177
Session of
2019
INTRODUCED BY BAKER, SCAVELLO, VOGEL, FONTANA, J. WARD, MARTIN,
DINNIMAN, BARTOLOTTA, AUMENT, HUGHES, COSTA, KILLION, BROWNE
AND PHILLIPS-HILL, JUNE 19, 2019
INTRODUCED AND ADOPTED, JUNE 19, 2019
A RESOLUTION
Recognizing the month of July 2019 as "Lakes Appreciation Month"
in Pennsylvania.
WHEREAS, Pennsylvania's landscape is home to more than 5,000
lakes, ponds and reservoirs which are critical resources to
Pennsylvania's environment and quality of life; and
WHEREAS, Lakes are one of Pennsylvania's most valuable
natural resources, supplying water for municipal, industrial and
agricultural use, assisting with flood control and providing
scenic beauty and a habitat for wildlife; and
WHEREAS, Lakes offer a variety of recreational opportunities,
including boating, swimming and fishing; and
WHEREAS, The Pennsylvania Lake Management Society is a great
resource for residents to learn how to contribute in a positive
way to the health of this Commonwealth's waters; and
WHEREAS, The Commonwealth recognizes the need to protect
lakes and ponds for future generations; therefore be it
RESOLVED, That the Senate recognize the month of July 2019 as
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"Lakes Appreciation Month" in Pennsylvania.
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