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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Press
    298 Email dhuskinson at stroudcenter dot org 2016 News Releases April 19 Crayfish may help restore dirty streams Stroud study finds 2015 News Releases October 28 Clean Fresh Water is Essential to Bhutan s Gross National Happiness October 20 S troud Center scientist takes rotator post at National Science Foundation September 1 Study will investigate storm impacts on fresh water July 17 Court Ruling a Victory for Chesapeake Bay June 1 Alexandra Cousteau to Receive Freshwater Award in Kennett Square Pa May 18 Science not politics should guide Clean Water Act clarification April 30 Stroud Water Research Center Honored with two Conservation Awards April 21 Delaware River Basin Deserves Federal Protection April 2 Dansko Co Founders Take Their Place Among Who s Who at Stroud Water Research Center March 26 Stroud Center Gets Award for Environmental Education Programs March 23 New Board Members Help Stroud Center Advance Mission February 9 Grant Supports Total Watershed Restoration to Reduce Flooding Improve Habitat About Stroud Water Research Center Stroud Water Research Center seeks to advance knowledge and stewardship of fresh water systems through global research education and restoration and to help businesses landowners policymakers and individuals make informed decisions that affect water quality

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  • Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence
    over 190 Waterkeeper organizations across the globe Mr Kennedy serves as Senior Attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council Chief Prosecuting Attorney for the Hudson Riverkeeper and President of Waterkeeper Alliance The 2013 Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence Stroud Water Research Center presented the Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence to Jane Lubchenco Ph D former Under Secretary of Commerce for the National Oceans and Atmosphere Administration NOAA and Kathryn Sullivan Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and NOAA Administrator on Oct 15 2013 Jane Lubchenco Ph D with Stroud Center Board Chairman Rodman W Moorhead III left and Director Bern Sweeney Ph D Dr Lubchenco was the first woman to be appointed under secretary of commerce for oceans and atmosphere and NOAA administrator She served in this role from 2009 to 2013 Under her leadership NOAA focused on restoring fisheries to sustainability and profitability restoring oceans and coasts to a healthy state ensuring continuity of the nation s weather and other environmental satellites developing a Weather Ready Nation promoting climate science and delivering quality climate products strengthening science and ensuring scientific integrity at NOAA and delivering the highest quality science services and stewardship possible Dr Lubchenco is one of the most highly cited ecologists in the world and eight of her publications are recognized as Science Citation Classics Kathryn Sullivan Ph D with Stroud Center Director Bern Sweeney Ph D Dr Sullivan was one of the first six women selected to join the NASA astronaut corps in 1978 and holds the distinction of being the first American woman to walk in space She flew on three shuttle missions during her 15 year tenure including the mission that deployed the Hubble Space Telescope Dr Sullivan has also served on the National Science Board 2004 2010 and as an oceanographer in the U S Navy Reserve 1988 2006 Dr Sullivan s impressive expertise spans the frontiers of space and sea An accomplished oceanographer she was appointed NOAA s chief scientist in 1993 where she oversaw a research and technology portfolio that included fisheries biology climate change satellite instrumentation and marine biodiversity The 2012 Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence John Briscoe Ph D with the Center s Director Bern Sweeney Ph D Stroud Water Research Center presented John Briscoe Ph D with the Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence at The Water s Edge the Center s annual gala at Longwood Gardens in the suburbs of Philadelphia on Thursday evening Oct 18 2012 John Briscoe Ph D the Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Environmental Engineering and Professor of the Practice of Environmental Health at Harvard University directs the Harvard Water Security Initiative His career has focused on the issues of water other natural resources and economic development He has worked as an engineer in the government water agencies of South Africa and Mozambique an epidemiologist at the Cholera Research Center in Bangladesh and a professor of water resources at the University of North Carolina In his 20 year career at

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  • UpStream News
    Network Read UpStream 2016 Issue 1 Families Learn How Trout Grow on Trees Intern Connects Culture and Environment Join Us for These Great Events Sharing Our Science Amazing Mayfly Video Goes Viral Read UpStream 2015 Issue 7 Stream monitoring technology saves time and keeps scientists safe Alexandra Cousteau freshwater issues the greatest crisis of our time Education department highlights hello congratulations and goodbye Ehrhart re elected as Penn State Agricultural Council president 2015 publications Stroud Center media mentions Read UpStream 2015 Issue 6 Pouring water quality into Bhutan s Gross National Happiness Index Stroud Center scientist takes rotator post at National Science Foundation Stroud Center connects international leaders with freshwater solutions New Entomology Group member finds bugs and fungi fascinating Upcoming events and fall events recap Stroud Center media mentions Read UpStream 2015 Issue 5 Studying how massive storms impact water quality downstream Summer research program boosts confidence shapes careers Planting streamside forests may boost resiliency to climate change Join us for our fall freshwater events Stroud Center media mentions Read UpStream 2015 Issue 4 Alexandra Cousteau tapped for award Court ruling a victory for Chesapeake Mapping a stream s recovery Spotlight on Jessica Provinski The hottest ticket in town Upcoming events Download print version Read UpStream 2015 Issue 3 Headwaters now better protected Planting trees to protect White Clay Spotlight on Stephanie Eisenbise Stroud Center wins conservation awards Sharing our science Download print version Read UpStream 2015 Issue 2 Remembering John Taylor Re wilding the tropics Dansko co founders honored Hellos goodbye in Entomology Education programs in spotlight Download print version Read UpStream 2015 Issue 1 Total watershed restoration Stroud science lecture Getting our boots ready New Headwaters Society Volunteer with us Download print version Read UpStream 2014 Issue 4 Sage Lobby dedication RFK Jr honored at gala Outreach

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Annual Reports
    Annual Reports Search Annual Reports Read in depth stories about the Center s work in our year in review publications In addition to the cover stories all annual reports also contain the following features a Year At a Glance listing Message from the Director Research Projects Education Projects Gifts and Contributions Financials Staff Interns and Volunteers 2014 Annual Report The Future of Fresh Water Starts Here 2013 Annual Report To the Streams We Go Pioneering Freshwater Science and Solutions 2012 Annual Report First Fall at the Moorhead Environmental Complex Educating the Next Generation of Water Stewards 2011 Annual Report From the Ground Up A Freshwater Foundation for Environmental Education and Public Outreach 2010 Annual Report Connecting the Dots How a New Study May Reveal Link Between Life Sustaining Nutrient Life Threatened Streams 2009 Annual Report Moving Freshwater Forward Establishing a Critical Zone Observatory in the Christina River Basin 2008 Annual Report Building a Library of Life Our Role in the Assessment of Planetary Health 2007 Annual Report The New York City Watershed Protecting the Water Supply of 9 Million People 2005 2006 Years in Review Notes from the Field Journey to Peru 2004 Annual Report Study Shows Value of Streamside

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Search Our Site
    Giving Event Calendar Volunteer The Water s Edge Lecture Series Contact Us News What s New News Releases Media Coverage SAFE Water Award Newsletters Annual Reports Search Search Our Site Quick Links What s New Events Research Education Watershed Restoration Moorhead Environmental Complex Support Contact Us Can t Find What You re Looking For Try searching our site by entering a keyword in the search box Loading Research Critical Zone

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  • Education »  Free Programs
    Reports Search Education FREE Stream Ecology Programs Download the flyer A Boots in the Water Experience for Your Students Far from the classroom students will explore the White Clay Creek and surrounding watershed They ll collect aquatic bugs use a dichotomous key and perform water chemistries while learning how scientists determine the health of streams and rivers Programs Focused on Science and Stewardship Stroud Center is a working laboratory so education programs are developed from our scientists research We cover chemistry stream ecology watersheds entomology and environmental stewardship Enjoy Our LEED Platinum Certified Education Center The Moorhead Environmental Complex is the home of Stroud Center s student laboratories and serves as an example of freshwater stewardship put into action And Remember It s FREE The Education Improvement Tax Credit EITC program allows Stroud Center to offer programs at no cost for grades 4 and up in Pennsylvania public schools If you can t come to us no problem we ll come to you So schedule a program for your class this spring or fall Contact Tara Muenz Assistant Director of Education tmuenz stroudcenter org 610 268 2153 ext 301 Learn More Leaf Pack Network Programs Student Programs Educator Workshops Public

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Contacts For Water Qualilty Concerns
    an incident to the Pennsylvania Fish Boat Commission call 1 855 FISH KIL 1 855 347 4545 Environmental Complaints or Suspected Pollution Incidents Delaware River to report a pollution incident call 1 800 8DELAWARE or visit http www delawareriverkeeper org act now report polluter aspx Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Southeast Regional Office Main switchboard and 24 hour emergency number 484 250 5900 Environmental complaints weekdays 484 250 5991 Waterways and Wetlands 484 250 5970 Watershed Manager David Burke 484 250 5822 email daburke pa gov Erosion Sedimentation Issues Chester County Conservation District 610 925 4920 website Well Septic Issues Chester County Health Department 610 344 6225 website Well Water Testing testing labs in Chester County and nearby counties Septic Systems permits policies evaluations and enforcement in Chester County Pond Management Nuisance Algae Weed Control Pennsylvania Lake Management Society 570 316 1669 info palakes org website Chester County Water Resources Authority 610 344 5400 website Pond Management Links Ecologically Based Small Pond Management Managing Small Ponds Strategies for Small Pond Owners Management Strategies for the Small Pond Owner The Limnology of Small Ponds Penn State Cooperative Extension pond management web page List of Pennsylvania pond consultants Have a non urgent

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  • Subscribe to Our Mailing List
    to hear from us approximately twice a month We will never share or sell your information Subscribe to our mailing list indicates required Email Address First Name Last Name Send me updates about choose one News and events I live

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