Menu

Posts Tagged :

Best Management Practices

Restoring and Protecting Water Quality and Mitigating Flooding in Rural Landscapes

800 453 Stroud Water Research Center

Executive Director Dave Arscott, Ph.D., shared how Stroud Water Research Center is working to mitigate threats to water quality.

A corn field interseeded with a crimson clover and ryegrass cover crop.

Cover Crop Coaching Webinar Recordings Available

800 450 Stroud Water Research Center

Watch recordings of this unique webinar series about how to work with your farmers for cover crop success.

South Central Pennsylvania Conservation Partnerships

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

This project will assist roughly 24 farms in Lancaster and Chester County to install nearly 200 agricultural best management practices, including nine miles of forested buffers and nearly 21,000 acres…

Ag BMPs and Buffers for Middle Schuylkill Focus Area

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

This project will assist at least eight farmers to plan and implement at least 80 agricultural best management practices on the condition that they also install forested buffers on their…

Evaluating the Effects of Watershed-Scale Agricultural Best Management Practices on Water Quality

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

In early 2020, a number of agricultural best management practices will be implemented on Amish farms in Lancaster County, Pa. The farms are nested in a small watershed drained by…

Catching Up With Our Farm Partners

799 450 Stroud Water Research Center

A couple of our cooperating landowners have been profiled recently by Lancaster Farming; take a few moments to learn how these partnerships are working for them.

Video still from Episode 2 of the WHYY "Stories From the Streams" video series

Stories From the Streams: Saving Soil, Saving Streams

836 473 Stroud Water Research Center

Learn how farmers and scientists can work together to maintain the health of soil and streams. Episode 2 in the “Stories from the Streams” series from WHYY TV12.

Farmer showing health soil in a field

New Funds Announced for Delaware River Restoration

800 437 Stroud Water Research Center

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation has awarded more than $1.9 million to the Stroud Center for watershed restoration projects.

Sign reading We Planted Trees for Clean Water

Fifty Thousand Reasons Why the Watershed Restoration Program Is Six Years Strong

800 600 Stroud Water Research Center

In the last six years, Stroud Water Research Center has planted nearly 50,000 trees for clean water and healthy streams.

Going to Extremes

1000 553 Stroud Water Research Center

The Stroud Center is engaged in research aimed at creating and testing new land-management practices to address issues raised by increased weather extremes.