Since 1967, Stroud™ Water Research Center has focused on one thing — fresh water.
We seek to advance knowledge and stewardship of freshwater systems through global research, education, and watershed restoration.
What We Do
Support Our Work
Employment Opportunity: Watershed and River Science Seasonal Technicians
NSF REU Opportunity in Ecosystem Ecology
Summer Internship Opportunity: Entomology
How Fallen Leaves Are a Tree’s Gift to a Stream
Improving Schoolyards for Outdoor Environmental Education and Stewardship
Stroud Center Scientist to Serve as Nature Conservancy Trustee
Featured Initiatives and Partnerships
WikiWatershed® web tools offer watershed data visualization, geospatial analysis capabilities, and science-based predictions of human impacts on stormwater runoff and water quality.
The Water Quality mobile app is a water-monitoring data-collection and learning tool designed for use by educators and their students, citizen scientists, and researchers.
EnviroDIY™ is a community where members ask and answer questions and network within interest groups to develop do-it-yourself environmental science and monitoring devices.
The Society for Freshwater Science Taxonomic Certification Program ensures skilled persons are providing aquatic invertebrate identifications in North America.
The Leaf Pack Network® is an international network of teachers, students, and citizen monitors using a simple experiment to determine the health of their local streams.
The Consortium for Scientific Assistance to Watersheds provides free technical assistance to Pennsylvania-based watershed and conservation organizations.
Celebrate World Water Day // Celebramos el Día Mundial del AguaMarch 22, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
Riparian Restoration Training SessionMarch 28, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT
Taxonomic Certification Opportunity in West VirginiaMarch 28, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
Taxonomic Certification Opportunity in IllinoisMarch 29, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Wild & Scenic Film FestivalMarch 30, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Two Environmental Education Workshops in One Day!April 5, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
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