Stroud Water Research Center/Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Forested Buffer Partnership

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

This project restores 30 acres of forested buffer in the west branch of Red Clay Creek and includes care after planting. The buffers are part of whole-farm work on a former dairy farm in the headwaters of the watershed.

Funded by: Pa. Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

Project Lead: Matthew J. Ehrhart

Collaborator: Hicks Brothers, LLC

Project Year: 2020

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