Forested Buffers for Farms in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

This project provides funding for five farms in Lancaster and Chester counties in Pennsylvania to install forested buffers and any needed infrastructure to protect streams from livestock.

Funded by: Pa. Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Project Lead: Matthew J. Ehrhart

Collaborators: Alliance for Chesapeake Bay; Mowery Environmental, LLC; Salisbury Township; TeamAg, Inc.

Project Year: 2020

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.