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Summer Institute

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How Best Management Practices Are Protecting Your Drinking Water Funded by: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Environmental Grants Program Twenty educators participated in a week-long summer program of…

Stormwater Project: From Classroom to Creek

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This was a program to educate middle school students about water issues in Chester, Ridley and Crum Creek watersheds. Stroud Water Research Center facilitated classroom programs and a storm drain…

Schuylkill Sojourn

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Stroud Water Research Center educators educated participants in the 11th annual Schuylkill Sojourn. Hundreds of people embark on a seven-day, 112-mile canoe trip down the Schuylkill River — from Schuylkill…

New York Streamkeepers

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A partnership with Hudson Basin River Watch and Riverkeeper to provide leaf pack workshops to teachers within the New York City drinking water watershed.

Mountaintop to Tap Trek

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A Three-Week Trek Across the New York City Water Supply System In the summer of 2007, six students from New York Harbor School in Brooklyn and six students from Sidney…

Media Borough Stormwater Brochure

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Stroud Water Research Center educators worked with Media Borough to produce “Stormwater, Trees and Our Drinking Water.” The purpose of the publication was to educate the public “about the importance…

Stream Watch: Leaf Pack as a Monitoring Tool

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A project to help community volunteers assess the water quality of the White Clay Creek watershed. In tandem with leaf packs placed at eight White Clay Creek Stream Watch sampling…

From Scientific Research to Public Policy

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This grant from the William Penn Foundation created a partnership to provide public officials and their constituents with the tools to protect their streams and rivers. Under the two-year grant,…

Educational Product Design

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Stroud Water Research Center’s education department has developed three watershed education products that are marketed and available nationally. Products available through the LaMotte Company: The Leaf Pack Experiment Kit Watershed…

Chesapeake Bay Watershed Workshops

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In 2006 the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration awarded us a two-year grant to work with teachers in Bradford and Lancaster counties, Pennsylvania. Teachers were trained in monitoring techniques that…