Healthy Streams Through an Ecosystem Lens

June 11, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT Free
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Healthy Streams Through an Ecosystem Lens

June 11 , 5:00 PM 7:30 PM EDT

A native plant garden and streamside forest planting at Overlook Park.
Lancaster Conservancy Water Week, June 7-15, 2024
  • When: Tuesday, June 11, 2024. Interested attendees can arrive at 5 p.m. for a tour of the native wildflower garden and streamside forest at Overlook Park. Refreshments begin at 6 p.m. Lecture begins at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Manheim Township Public Library, 595 Granite Run Drive, Lancaster, PA 17601.
  • Cost: This event is free to attend, but attendees must RSVP. 

Curious about the good, the bad, and the ugly of ecosystem ecology? Join Marc Peipoch, Ph.D., assistant research scientist and principal investigator of the Ecosystem Ecology Group at Stroud Water Research Center, as he describes the hallmarks of a healthy, well-functioning stream ecosystem. Attendees will learn how our streams respond to a variety of land uses and pollutants.

Lancaster Water Week is an annual celebration of the 1,400 miles of waterways in Lancaster County, Pa. Join us for over 60 events as we paddle, explore, volunteer, and take action for the streams and rivers of Lancaster County! Learn more:

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