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Journey to Peru
An account of three weeks in the Amazon headwaters, studying the Madre de Dios River and its tributaries under a grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.
Sunset over Río Madre de Dios, Peru.
UpStream Newsletter, Spring 2007
Last summer, Stroud Center scientists and educators traveled to Peru and sampled 31 stream and river sites that ranged from pristine to severely polluted.
Stroud Water Research Center Names New Education Director
Stroud Water Research Center Names New Education Director
Dr. Gill's mission is to expand educational programs and attract new audiences while “making science accessible in a way that maintains its integrity.”
A stream cascade in Lofty Creek, Pennsylvania.
Connecting streams, science, and communities
Travers, K., and C. Medved. 2006. Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the North American Association of Environmental Education, St. Paul, Minnesota.
Graphic of the Amazon River basin.
UpStream Newsletter, Summer 2004
A National Science Foundation grant for a study in the Amazon could help unravel the mystery of the missing carbon sink.
A Costa Rican stream.
UpStream Newsletter, Spring 2003
The United Nations has declared 2003 the International Year of Fresh Water to galvanize action on one of the world’s most urgent crises.