1912-1995Serving 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.
|Placed By||PA Parks and Forest Foundation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 4:19am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 483826 N 4497421|
|Decimal Degrees||40.62746667, -75.19123333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 37.648', W 75° 11.474'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 37' 38.88" N, 75° 11' 28.44" W|
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|Area Code(s)||610, 484|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 295 Canal Rd, Easton PA 18042, US|
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