FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 20, 2014
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Beverly M. Payton, Communications Director
(w) 610-268-2153 x 305 (m) 215-512-7739
Earth Week Presentation on Stream Fish Ecology
Stroud Water Research Center is hosting a free presentation focused on stream conservation to restore healthy freshwater fish populations.
Who: William Eldridge, Ph.D., Stroud Fisheries Assistant Research Scientist
What: Projects Stroud Center scientists, educators and restoration professionals are doing to improve streams and benefit fish in Pennsylvania and Costa Rica. Light refreshments will be served.
Where: Stroud Water Research Center, 970 Spencer Rd., Avondale, Pa. (Carpooling encouraged.)
When: 6:15-8 p.m., April 23, 2014
6:15 p.m. Reception and facilities tour with light refreshments served
7 p.m. Presentation Stream Ecology and the Importance of Forest Buffers for Fish Habitat
Why: Freshwater fish are among the most threatened animals in the world. Learn how you can help improve freshwater ecosystems by monitoring fish populations, educating the public and expanding the reach of stream restoration efforts.