Agricultural Best Management Practices and Buffers for Middle Schuylkill Focus Area

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

Farmers receive assistance to plan and implement at least 80 agricultural best management practices (BMPs) on the condition that they also install forested buffers on their streams.

Funded by: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Project Lead: Matthew J. Ehrhart

Collaborators: Berks County Conservation District; Cover Crop Coaching, LLC (Steve Groff); Pennsylvania No-Till Alliance; Red Barn Consulting, Inc.; TeamAg, Inc.

Project Year: 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022