David Wise

228 271 Stroud Water Research Center
David Wise

Watershed Restoration Manager

Watershed Restoration Group


tel. 610-268-2153, ext. 1307
970 Spencer Road, Avondale, PA 19311

Interests and Expertise

David Wise works to promote ecologically-sound management of the region’s natural resources, especially its aquatic ecosystems.


  • M.S., land resources, University of Wisconsin-Madison Institute for Environmental Studies, Madison, Wisconsin.
  • B.S., environmental resource management, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania.

Professional Experience

  • Pennsylvania watershed restoration program manager, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, 2001–2012.
  • Pennsylvania watershed restoration program biologist, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, 1997–2001.
  • Environmental science instructor, Lancaster Mennonite High School, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1987–1997.