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Raubsville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Maurice K. Goddard

1912-1995

 
 
Maurice K. Goddard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 26, 2012
1. Maurice K. Goddard Marker
Inscription. Serving under five governors from 1955-1979 as Secretary of the Department of Forests and Waters and the Department of Environmental Resources, "Doc" Goddard expanded the state park system, led efforts to professionalize state government, and was the first leader of the state's integrated environmental agency. He was instrumental in creation of the Delaware River Basin Commission, a former state-federal compact agency to conserve and manage water resources on a watershed basis.
 
Erected 2011 by PA Parks and Forest Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 37.648′ N, 75° 11.474′ W. Marker is in Raubsville, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on S. Delaware Drive (Pennsylvania Route 611), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Life Along The Canal (a few steps from this marker); Mules and Men (within shouting distance of this marker); Pennsylvania Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Carpentersville
Maurice K. Goddard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. Maurice K. Goddard Marker
The marker is located on the grounds of Delaware Canal State Park, Locks 22, 23
(approx. half a mile away in New Jersey); Seigletown (approx. 1.7 miles away in New Jersey); Finesville (approx. 1.8 miles away in New Jersey); Finesville Dam (approx. 1.9 miles away in New Jersey). Click for a list of all markers in Raubsville.
 
Categories. Environment
 
Maurice K. Goddard Marker-Sign at the entrance to the Park image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
3. Maurice K. Goddard Marker-Sign at the entrance to the Park
Maurice K. Goddard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 26, 2012
4. Maurice K. Goddard Marker
 
 
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