All Projects

Please note: project status is updated as part of our annual reporting process and thus lags behind the current year. E.g., projects shown as “active” in 2019 were active in 2018 and may or may not be active in 2019. Projects are listed in reverse chronological order and we are still in the process of adding older projects.

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Girls-in-STEM Education Programs Fund

Following the success of the first Trout Unlimited (TU) STREAM Girls program in southeast Pennsylvania co-led by Stroud Water Research ... Read More

Quantify and Support Best Management Practice Installation and Restoration at Schools to Contribute Directly to Bay Restoration Goals

Research includes interviews of sustainable school recognition programs and a sample of school across the Chesapeake Bay Watershed about implementation ... Read More

Watershed Awareness Using Technology and Environmental Research for Sustainability (WATERS)

This education research project focuses on the development of a new curriculum and refinement of learning resources using universal design ... Read More

Pennsylvania Trout in the Classroom Program Support

In partnership with the Pennsylvania Council of Trout Unlimited (PATU), the Stroud Center education department provided staffing and other supports ... Read More

Independent K-12 Student Research Projects

Sparked by Maggie Auman and her family, who with the Leaf Pack Network® tools researched her local streams for two ... Read More

Leaf Pack Kit and Network

Discover the value of macroinvertebrates as living indicators of water quality through the Leaf Pack Network! This international program, bilingual ... Read More

Brandywine Watershed Discovery Day Camp

The Brandywine Watershed Discovery Day Camp, coordinated by the Coatesville Youth Initiative, is a youth leadership and environmental awareness program ... Read More

Evaluating the Effects of Watershed-Scale Agricultural Best Management Practices on Water Quality

In early 2020, a number of agricultural best management practices will be implemented on Amish farms in Lancaster County, Pa ... Read More

Mitigating Agricultural Pollution of Fresh Water and Combating Climate Change by Restoring Soil Health Through Conservation and Organic Agricultural Practices

Conventional agricultural activities (plowing, disking, synthetic fertilizer use, widespread pesticide application) have contributed to poor soil health, reduced rainfall infiltration ... Read More

Transforming Water Quality in the Sharitz Run Headwaters of Brandywine Creek

This Watershed Renaissance Initiative grant will enable Stroud Water Research Center to implement extensive watershed restoration projects designed to capture ... Read More