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2013, Issue #6

Home | Low Levels of Fracking Wastewater Highly Toxic to Mayflies | Stroud Celebrates Women Pioneers in Science | Staff Spotlight: Information Services | News & Presentations | Why Your Annual Fund Gift Is So Important | Download Print Version

2013, Issue #5

Home | Remembering Ruth Patrick | eDNA Could Help Build Mussel Strength in Streams | A Stroud and NWF Partnership Helps More Students Connect With Nature | Staff Spotlight: Sherman Roberts and Michael Gentile | An Evening in Review: Chasing Ice | Events | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present | Download Print Version

2013, Issue #4

Home | Where the Wells Run Dry: Daniels Heads Kansas Project to Address Water Sustainability | Smooth Operations: Keeping Our Campus Running | Events | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present | Download Print Version

2013, Issue #3

Home | A Holistic Approach to Restoring Streams | Staff Spotlight: Sally Peirson and Roberta Weber | Teacher Testimonial: Why Terri James Brings Students to Stroud | Events | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present | Download Print Version

2013, Issue #2

Home | Melinda Daniels: Building New Ideas on Old Foundations | Introducing Our Watershed Restoration Group | The Last Train: Frank Klein’s Remarkable Journey from Wartime Refugee to Stroud Water Research Center | Two Evenings in Review: The 6th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival | Save These Dates! | Sharing Our Science | Celebrating a Milestone | Download Print Version

2013, Issue #1

Home | Meet Jen Mosher: Post-Doctoral Associate | Students and Teachers Witness Stormwater Management in Action | Chasing Dirtman Using Science and the Law | 2012 a Successful Year | Save These Dates! | In the News & Presentations | Download Print Version

Fall 2012

Home | Talking About Rafa: Maritza’s Manager In Words and Pictures | Mountaintop to Tap Five Years Out: A Journey Remembered | Remembering Jean Peirson | The Water’s Edge: An Evening in Review | Thanks & Farewell | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Summer 2012

Home | The Moorhead Environmental Complex: Sharing Stroud Science Starts Here | From Leaf Packs to WikiWatershed™, Education is at the Heart of Our Mission | Maritza: Unlocking the Secrets of Water in the Developing World | From Maritza to Peru | Celebrating Ruth Patrick and Joan Milliken Stroud | Save These Dates! | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Spring 2012

Home | A Seeker of the Truth | Introducing Our Post-Doctoral Researchers’ CZO Work | From Dreams to Reality: Anthony Aufdenkampe Tackles Earth Sciences’ Technology Landscape | Two Evenings in Review: Wild & Scenic Film Festival | Save These Dates! | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Fall 2011

Home | Gone Fishin’: Evaluating the Threat of Agricultural Contaminants in the Río Sierpe | The Magic of Revealing the Mysteries of Metaecosystems | March of the Ancient Vertebrates: Eels & Lampreys in White Clay Creek | Scientists Tour the Critical Zone Observatories at Fair Hill and Stroud™ Water Research Center | Model My Watershed® Reaches Students and Teachers | The Water’s Edge: An Evening in Review | How to Cultivate a More Livable Landscape | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Summer 2011

Home | River Are Not Pipes | Advancing Science Using Cutting-Edge Technology: An Interview with Engineer Steve Hicks | Beyond Naked: A New Study of Life “Invisible” | Moods of the Trekkers | The Event of the Season: A Sustainable Feast | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Spring 2011

Home | Unearthing Buried Treasure in Papua New Guinea | The Long Route Back to Healthy Streams | Beyond Borders: Costa Rica Leaf Pack | Leaf Pack Network™ in Death Valley | An Evening in Review: Wild & Scenic Film Festival | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Winter 2011

Home | Pursuing Science Half a World Away | Center Hosts International Visitor Leadership Program | Expanding the Leaf Pack Network® to South and Central America | Save the Date! Wild & Scenic Film Festival | Welcome to the Future | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Summer 2010

Home | Studying Tropical Waters To Understand the Impacts of Climate Change | The Future of Education: Developing New Teaching Paradigms | The Water’s Edge Presents Dr. Peter Gleick | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Spring 2010

Home | Introducing Jinjun Kan, Microbial Ecologist | The Whole River | How To Create Carbon Neutral Landscapes | The Stroud Memorial Lecture Series To Present Wade Davis | It’s a Wrap: Recapping Our Film Festival | ShopStroud™ Marketplace | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Fall 2009

Home | A Critical Zone Observatory for the Christina River Basin | Trees Improve the Health of Our Waterways | Model My Watershed®®: An Innovative Approach to Teaching Environmental Science | The Event of the Season: A Sustainable Feast | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Present

Summer 2009

Home | iBOL: Assessing the Health of the Planet | Impact of Temperature Change in Large Rivers | Leaf Pack: Linking Kids to their Environment | The Water’s Edge | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Speak | 2008 Annual Report

Winter 2009

Home | Stroud Alum, Dave Arscott, Returns | Under the Microscope | Creating Citizen Scientists | The Hot Ticket | Save These Dates | The Gift of Fresh Water | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Speak

Fall 2008

Home | We All Live Downstream | Protecting Headwaters | Leaf Pack Ambassadors | In the Spotlight | Mayfly Club | In the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Speak |

Summer 2008

Home | Fish Ecologist Joins the Center | Stroud Summer Internship Program | The Water’s Edge with Flip Nicklin | Mayfly Club | Spanish-Language Leaf Pack Workshop | Schuylkill Sojourn | Stroud in the News | Stroud Scientists & Educators Speak | 2007 Annual Report

Spring 2008

Home | Mountaintop to Tap Exhibition | The Water’s Edge | Wild & Scenic Film Festival | Understanding Stream Conditions in PA | Drugs in Our Drinking Water | Stroud Scientists & Educators Speak

Spring 2007

Journey to Peru | Mountaintop to Tap | New Education Director | Mayfly Club | The Water’s Edge

Summer 2006

Director Sweeney Award | Science of Stroud | Help Plant Trees | PA Hunt Club | Streamside Buffers | The Water’s Edge

Fall 2005/2004 Year in Review

Amazon River Breath | Study Shows Value of Streamside Trees | Events | Art and Science on the Brandywine | W. D. Dixon Stroud:  A Life Celebrated

September 2005

Amazon River Breath | 5K Run/1 Mi. Walk | TreeVitalize | The Water’s Edge | Hats On for WBD Stroud

Spring 2005

W.B. Dixon Stroud | Kresge Challenge | Summer Series | William McDonough The Water’s Edge | Tax Credit

Summer 2004 

Message from the Director | Capital Campaign | Study published in Nature | New Amazon project | Costa Rica | NSF renews White Clay work | Educators at Youth Summit | Lab & Field Currents | Fall events | Kresge challenges “Friends”

Fall 2003 

Message from the Director | Stroud shows way in NY | Kresge Foundation Challenge | Jane Goodall Visit | Capital campaign launched | Storm of 2003 | Point Lookout project | Lab & Field | Upstream 2003 | Friends of Stroud

Spring 2003

Message from the Director | International Year of Freshwater | Education wins estuary award | Jane Goodall to speak at Stroud | Mighty Mississippi | Riparian Restoration — Jenner’s Pond | Costa Rica lab gets NGO status | Lab & Field News | Upstream 2003

Fall 2002

Message from the Director | Kenyan seeks Stroud collaboration | Project Periphyton: Using algae to show the way | Joan Stroud Lecture Series: Bob Peck chronicles exotic places | Anthony Aufdenkampe: Scientist without borders | Memorial: Truman Welling 1907-2001 | Lab & Field Currents | Upstream Festival 2002 | Pledge your gift to fresh water

Spring 2002

Message from the Director | Tracking the elusive carbon molecule | Study finds dramatic water quality difference in Schuylkill River Basin | Indispensable lab volunteers, Harry & Frank | UPSTREAM FESTIVAL APRIL 27 | Scientist with a sword | News Currents in Field & Lab | Pledge your gift to fresh water

Fall 2001

Message from the Director | News | Stroud Preserve Comes of Age | Staff Profile: Dave Funk | New Project | River Blindness | New Grants | Celebrating “A Sense of Wonder” | Next: “Wonderful Lives...”

Spring 2001

Message from the Director | A Quick Tour of Costa Rica | National Science Foundation Report Backs Woodland Restoration | Prepping for New York Project Year 2 | Stream Studies for NSF May Shed Light on Global Warming | Smelling Out Fragrances | An AlpinePerspective | Upcoming Events

Fall 2000

Message from the Director | Water for Gotham | Wonderful Willowdale | Upstream Festival Celebrates Earth | Stroud Profile: Amanda Cabot & Peter Kjellerup | Thank You! Volunteers 2000

Spring 2000

Message from the Director | Stroud tackles job on Big Muddy | Upcoming | RFK Jr. Dedicates Streamhouse | W.B. Stroud: Philanthropist of the Year | Education: Leaf Packs and beyond | A gift to the future of clean water | 1999 Friends of the Stroud Water Research Center | Stroud Scientist in Nature

Summer 1999

A Message from the Director | Tea Time | Watershed Programs | Research Project Updates | New “Friends of the Stroud Water Research Center” | 1998 “Friends of Stroud”