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Watershed Restoration

[Webinar] Research Update: Soil Health and Water Quality in the Watershed Impact Trial

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Join Rodale Institute’s Kirsten Pearsons, Ph.D., for a mid-project update on what we have learned so far in the Watershed Impact Trial.

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[Webinar] Water Farming: Stewarding a Precious Resource

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Learn how a diverse set of farms are working with water’s innate quality of movement to create lush, productive, regenerative landscapes in the midst of myriad challenges.

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[Webinar Series] Cover Crop Coaching

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Join us for a free four-day webinar series for agriculture professionals and farmers discussing soil health and cover crop strategy and success. Webinars run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST each day.

Spring growth of a ryegrass cover crop in a field, farmhouse and farm in the distance.

Expanding Watershed Restoration Beyond the Stream Corridor

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Healthy streams need healthy watersheds. Improving soil health in farm fields can be a very cost-effective way to reach water-quality goals.

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David Wise Recognized as a Good Natured Pennsylvanian

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Growing up in Lancaster County and playing in its creeks, Wise had an up-close view of some of the water-quality issues he is now working to correct.

Bud Miller with his young riparian buffer, showing abundant growth of trees and wildflowers.

A Family’s Restoration Adventure, Four Years In

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In 2017, Bud and Marilyn Miller were the proud overseers of a new riparian buffer. Since then, a beautiful transformation has unfolded on their property.

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Pennsylvania Establishes a Soil Health Coalition

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Healthy soils are a win for the farmers, a win for the environment, and a win for society, with the ability to grow healthy foods in a more sustainable way.

Modeling Land Protection Impact Assessment for the Open Space Institute

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This project uses Model My Watershed to estimate water quality benefits of forest land protection. The overall objectives of this work product are to provide information that communicates the impact…

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

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This project includes two separate awards of funds from DCNR. The combined efforts will install nearly 80 acres of forested buffers, including efforts to demonstrate multi-functional buffers where income potential…

South Central Pennsylvania Conservation Partnerships

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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…