Ag BMP Planning and Implementation for Chester County

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

This project operates the Farm Stewardship Program in Chester County, assisting farmers to implement whole-farm conservation while leveraging U.S. Department of Agriculture funding for work including forested buffers.

Funded by: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Project Leader: Matthew J. Ehrhart

Collaborators: Red Barn Consulting, Inc., TeamAg, Inc., Chester County Conservation District, Brandywine Conservancy, Brandywine Valley Association and others

Project Years: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Give the Gift of Fresh Water

As you give thanks for the gifts in your life, we invite you to give the gift of water. Clean drinking water, good health, happy trout, productive soil, clean air, the simple joys of swimming, boating, fishing — our healthy freshwater ecosystems make these and so many other things possible.

Your donation today will help preserve and protect
the future of fresh water.