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Louis Kaplan working with streamwater bioreactors.
Stroud Center Scientist Takes “Rotator” Post at National Science Foundation
Louis A. Kaplan, Ph.D., accepted a one-year appointment as a visiting scientist at the federal agency that funds innovative scientific research.
Jinjun Kan working in the microbiology laboratory.
Study Will Investigate Storm Impacts on Fresh Water
The Stroud Center will measure the huge amount sediment-associated nitrogen flushed downstream during intense storms, and investigate what happens to it.
Headshot of Bernard Sweeney.
Court Ruling a Victory for Chesapeake Bay
Cleaning up the bay and its tributaries will improve the lives of 17 million people who live in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
Alexandra Cousteau.
Alexandra Cousteau to Receive SAFE Award
The Stroud Center will confer the 2015 Freshwater Excellence Award to Cousteau on November 19 during its annual Water's Edge Gala at Longwood Gardens.
Aerial view of Chesapeake Bay by Stuart Rankin.
Science, Not Politics, Should Guide Clean Water Act Clarification
On May 19, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will hold a hearing on a bill which would require the EPA to withdraw its proposed “waters of the United
Children walking across a field and preparing to plant trees.
Stroud Center Honored with Two Conservation Awards
Berks County Conservation District gave Sweeney its Conservation Individual of the Year Award and Lancaster County Conservation District gave Stroud Center its Cooperating Agency Award.
Headshot of Bernard Sweeney.
Delaware River Basin Deserves Federal Protection
Stroud Water Research Center applauds reintroduction of Delaware River Basin Conservation Act.
Peter Kjellerup, Bern Sweeney, and Mandy Cabot.
Public Outreach Wing Dedication Honors Dansko Co-Founders
Mandy Cabot and Peter Kjellerup have been generous, long-term supporters of Stroud Water Research Center.
Stroud Water Research Center educators proudly display their Outstanding Environmental Education Program Award.
Stroud Center Gets Award for Environmental Education Programs
The Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Educators gives Stroud Water Research Center the Outstanding Environmental Education Program Award.
A stream cascade in Lofty Creek, Pennsylvania.
New Board Members Help Stroud Center Advance Mission
Stroud Water Research Center welcomes C. Bland Dickey and Porter Schutt to its board of directors.
A stream cascade in Lofty Creek, Pennsylvania.
Grant Supports Total Watershed Restoration to Reduce Flooding, Improve Habitat
The Stroud Center will restore Sharitz Run, a tributary to Doe Run in the headwaters of the Brandywine Creek near Coatesville and Unionville, Pennsylvania.
Model My Watershed web tool.
Grant Funds Expansion of Watershed Modeling Website
The expanded module will help high school students across the country learn how land use impacts freshwater quality in their own geographic regions.