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2019 Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting logo
Sharing Our Science in Salt Lake City
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
Stroud Center scientists shared their work at the weeklong annual meeting of this premier international organization of aquatic scientists ... Read More
High school students looking at their water sample in an outdoor classroom
Students Learn to Solve Water Resource Challenges
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
The new WATERS project will develop a student-centered curriculum for students of all abilities to learn water concepts and about ... Read More
WikiWatershed® Wins Green Stormwater Infrastructure Award
WikiWatershed® Wins Green Stormwater Infrastructure Award
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
The Excellence in GSI Award recognizes work in the Greater Philadelphia region celebrating a nature-based approach to stormwater management ... Read More
Creating Model Stewards by Modeling Watersheds
Creating Model Stewards by Modeling Watersheds
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
The true power of Model My Watershed is in the lasting lessons of action-based stewardship that follow students into the ... Read More
A Wish Come True: Thousands More to Learn Freshwater Science, Stewardship in New Education Pavilion
A Wish Come True: Thousands More to Learn Freshwater Science, Stewardship in New Education Pavilion
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
The pavilion adds a fourth outdoor space, which will allow our educators to keep class sizes small even when there ... Read More
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Stories From the Streams: Wonders of the Watershed
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
Nature has a perfect way of insuring that rainwater sustains the planet. Episode 7 in the “Stories from the Streams” ... Read More
Putting a Dollar Value on the Benefits of Protected Open Space
Putting a Dollar Value on the Benefits of Protected Open Space
UpStream 2019, Issue #5
Protecting open space raises property values, protects the environment, improves health, generates economic activity, and costs less in community services ... Read More
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Stroud Center Earns Charity Navigator’s Highest Rating
UpStream 2019, Issue #4
The Stroud Center’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it four stars from Charity Navigator ... Read More
Former Intern Deirdre Flemming Is Farming Like a Scientist
Former Intern Deirdre Flemming Is Farming Like a Scientist
UpStream 2019, Issue #4
“I feel like the farm is our living laboratory, and I look at farming like an entomologist. It’s an integrated ... Read More
A Digital Mayfly Swarm Is Emerging
A Digital Mayfly Swarm Is Emerging
UpStream 2019, Issue #4
Low-cost, open-source data collectors and a suite of collaborative online tools are making big leaps in the field of watershed ... Read More
Volunteers Plant 1,500 Trees for National Volunteer Week
Volunteers Plant 1,500 Trees for National Volunteer Week
UpStream 2019, Issue #4
The Stroud Center celebrated National Volunteer Week by planting six acres adjacent to a tributary of White Clay Creek at ... Read More
Going to Extremes
Going to Extremes
UpStream 2019, Issue #4
The Stroud Center is engaged in research aimed at creating and testing new land-management practices to address issues raised by ... Read More