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Pennsylvania Watershed Education Task Force Honored with 2020 Outstanding Environmental Education Program Award and Second NOAA B-WET Grant
Pennsylvania Watershed Education Task Force Honored with 2020 Outstanding Environmental Education Program Award and Second NOAA B-WET Grant
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
The task force is advancing statewide environmental literacy and meaningful watershed education for K-12 students and educators ... Read More
Restoring the River Continuum Community
Restoring the River Continuum Community
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
We're working with partners and land users to implement natural solutions to regenerate soils and safeguard fresh water, solutions that ... Read More
Mimicking Nature to Manage Water On-Site
Mimicking Nature to Manage Water On-Site
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
Watch a roundtable discussion among the designers, engineers, and client about “getting the water right” at Stroud Water Research Center’s ... Read More
Leaf Pack Network Adds Hands-On Experience to Virtual Learning
Leaf Pack Network Adds Hands-On Experience to Virtual Learning
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
A Canadian university is making sure students get fieldwork experience despite the pandemic — by mailing them freshwater field kits ... Read More
Volunteers Help Plant Trees for Healthy Streams
Volunteers Help Plant Trees for Healthy Streams
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
The trees will help restore stream banks, create habitat corridors, and mitigate runoff from a nearby road ... Read More
Schuylkill River Community Scientist Monitoring Project to Kick Off on World Habitat Day
Schuylkill River Community Scientist Monitoring Project to Kick Off on World Habitat Day
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
The project aims to document the current ecological status and health of the river and seeks to engage and educate ... Read More
$50,000 Challenge Match Grant Generously Sponsored by the Colket Family Foundation
$50,000 Challenge Match Grant Generously Sponsored by the Colket Family Foundation
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
This challenge grant will enable us to sustain and expand our community-wide education and training programs, curricula, and instructional technologies ... Read More
Stroud Water Research Center Celebrates The Redford Center
Stroud Water Research Center Celebrates The Redford Center
UpStream 2020, Issue #9
Executive Director Jill Tidman accepted the Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence in recognition of The Redford Center’s dedication to protect ... Read More
Photo of rolled bales of hemp in a foggy field.
What Do Hemp Fiber, Soil Health, and Water Quality Have in Common?
UpStream 2020, Issue #8
Stroud Water Research Center has launched a collaborative project to study the cultivation, soil health and environmental impact, and manufacturing ... Read More
Middle school students explore the local watershed to complete their field note books.
Meaningful Watershed Education: A Lasting and Expanding Partnership With a Local School District
UpStream 2020, Issue #8
The partnership has become a model for building formal and non-formal education partnerships in systemic watershed education ... Read More
Aerial photographs of a recovering forest along White Clay Creek in Pennsylvania.
Patience is the Mother of Science: Long-Term Responses of a Stream to Reforestation
UpStream 2020, Issue #8
We're studying how White Clay Creek can recover from deforestation and agricultural expansion and to what extent restoration practices can ... Read More
Highlights From the Clean Water Paddle Push
Highlights From the Clean Water Paddle Push
UpStream 2020, Issue #8
From families enjoying their backyard ponds to research scientists relaxing with some paddling time after spending a day taking samples, ... Read More