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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Site Map
    Communities Workshops Contact Us Restoration Leaf Pack Network Events Support Support Home Donate Now Planned 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 Site Map Quick Links What s New Events Research Education Watershed Restoration Moorhead Environmental Complex Support Contact Us Navigating Our Site Having trouble finding what you re looking for Use this site map to navigate or visit the search page to search our site Home About Us Our History Timeline Portrait People Facilities Virtual Tour Contact Us Directions Employment Research Projects Overview Critical Zone Observatory Schuylkill River Long term Research in Environmental Biology The Peru Project Stroud Preserve Stream Watch The New York Project Findings Research Groups Weather Station Education Leaf Pack Network Projects Treks Sojourns For Educators For Students For Communities Workshop Calendar Program Fees Contact River Resources Support Donate Now Events Calendar The Water s Edge Stroud Memorial Lectures Mayfly Club Multimedia 2006 Science of Stroud Speaker Series News What s New Press Newsletters Annual Reports Search Research Critical Zone Observatory Schuylkill River Project Reforestation Project Long Term Research Stream Watch Project The New York Project

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  • About MagicZoom Plus
    News Releases Media Coverage SAFE Water Award Newsletters Annual Reports Search About the Center About MagicZoom Plus MagicZoom Plus by Magic Toolbox is used on this site to provide cross browser compatible image magnification MagicZoom Plus is simple customizable and works beautifully on mobile devices Commercial websites must buy a license but Magic Toolbox offers a free license for non commercial use Example of MagicZoom Plus in action hover over

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: LTREB Costa Rica
    biological field station i e Maritza at 10 57 25 N 85 29 42 W 590 m the only research station in the ACG devoted to understanding tropical streams and their watersheds This location was chosen because provides easy access to numerous permanent and intermittent streams that drain watersheds on the slopes of Volcán Orosí 1450 m a s l and Volcán Cacao 659 m a s l These dormant volcanoes define the northern limit of the Cordillera de Guanacaste Vegetation immediately adjacent to and upslope of Maritza is characteristic of mid elevation tropical dry forest that is semi deciduous during the dry season Read more about Maritza s vegetation President Rafael Calderón with Stroud Director Bern Sweeney at 1991 dedication Stroud staff quickly set up research projects and worked with local officials to design and construct the research and living facilities Under an innovative debt for nature swap orchestrated by The Nature Conservancy and the Costa Rican government the Stroud Foundation and the Stroud family and friends provided the funds to construct and equip five buildings on the site When President Rafael Calderón dedicated Maritza as a permanent research facility in 1991 the Stroud staff already had intensive long term investigations under way on six streams that drain the area s virgin forest The ongoing research at Maritza includes detailed studies of hydrology biogeochemistry microbiology organic chemistry organic food inputs population and community ecology pesticide analyses and genetics In the process of pursuing our ecological questions and the assistance of our colleagues in aquatic insect systematics we have discovered numerous new species and associated named adults with previously undescribed larval stages that live in these streams Our work on pristine streams near Maritza forms a baseline foundation from which we are now asking fundamental questions about streams in other

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: A Portrait
    Academy s limnology department The three quickly became friends and Dr Patrick urged the Strouds to build a small laboratory dedicated to freshwater research along White Clay Creek on their farm in southern Chester County Dr Ruth Patrick conceived the idea of the Center and urged the Strouds to build it They made a special team Ruth was a relentless worker and one of the country s foremost scientists Dick had a head for business a fascination with science and a love of the outdoors Joan brought a deep commitment to education a drive to get things done and an unquenchable curiosity I remember an early trip to a forestry conference at Oregon State said Robin Vannote the Center s first director Joan was studying every inch of the way Perhaps above all she had an unsurpassed ability to turn an empty building into an inviting and inspiring place The Stroud s garage where it all began In the summer of 1966 the Stroud Water Research Center began its existence as a field station of the Academy in a hastily cleared space above the Stroud s garage Hot dusty and dark the attic made the cool streams where the real scientific work was to be done look inviting indeed Robin Vannote works in the Center s indoor stream which he designed and built Dr Patrick s first act was to hire Vannote a young scientist working for the Tennessee Valley Authority By early fall his experimental leaf packs had become a familiar sight in the local streams Dick Stroud and Ruth Patrick hold part of timber framing for the Center s new addition In a letter dated June 30 1966 Academy President John Bodine outlined the first year s budget to Dick Stroud Because the 46 100 total included 15

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Educators
    For Educators For Students For Communities Workshops Contact Us Restoration Leaf Pack Network Events Support Support Home Donate Now Planned 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 People Quick Links All Staff Scientists Educators Restoration Development Board Educators Learn more about our education department Steven C Kerlin Director of Education Environmental education outreach and interpretation youth programming using the environment to enhance STEM education Tara Muenz Assistant Director of Education Leaf Pack Network Administrator Stewardship and appreciation of natural environments protection preservation and restoration of water resources and wildlife habitats citizen science Libby S Gregg Education Programs Assistant Environmental education freshwater quality issues and solutions sustainable agriculture urban poultry riparian buffers Nanette Marcum Dietrich Ph D Adjunct Education Faculty Effect of residency models on pre service teacher training and the use of data driven technologies in the secondary science classroom Quick Links What s New Events Research Education Watershed Restoration Moorhead Environmental Complex Support Contact Us Research Critical Zone Observatory Schuylkill River Project Reforestation Project Long Term Research Stream Watch Project The New York Project The Peru Project Research Groups

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  • Watershed Restoration
    Restoration Leaf Pack Network Events Support Support Home Donate Now Planned 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 People Quick Links All Staff Scientists Educators Restoration Development Board Watershed Restoration Learn more about our restoration group Matthew J Ehrhart Director of Watershed Restoration Matt provides the strategic vision and direction for the Restoration group identifies emerging needs and opportunities and develops relationships with other institutions and sources of funding David Wise Watershed Restoration Manager David manages the Restoration group s programs and projects and maintains relationships with natural resource agencies agriculture consultants land trusts funders and individual landowners Lamonte Garber Watershed Restoration Coordinator Lamonte manages landowner relations implements agricultural and watershed restoration projects and helps partners use appropriate funding to implement effective conservation practices Stephanie Eisenbise Watershed Restoration Coordinator Stephanie manages landowner relations implements agricultural and watershed restoration projects and helps partners use appropriate funding to implement effective conservation practices Quick Links What s New Events Research Education Watershed Restoration Moorhead Environmental Complex Support Contact Us Research Critical Zone Observatory Schuylkill River Project Reforestation Project Long Term Research Stream Watch

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  • Stroud Water Research Center: Development Department
    Water Award Newsletters Annual Reports Search People Quick Links All Staff Scientists Educators Restoration Development Board Development Learn how you can become a Friend of Stroud Water Research Center Kristine C Lisi Director of Development and Outreach 610 268 2153 ext 304 Email Profile Kay Dixon Associate Development Director 610 268 2153 ext 303 Email Jessica Provinski Associate Director of Special Events and Corporate Relations 610 268 2153 ext 288

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  • Board of Directors
    York Project Findings Research Groups Contact Us Weather Data Education Education Home For Educators For Students For Communities Workshops Contact Us Restoration Leaf Pack Network Events Support Support Home Donate Now Planned 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 People Quick Links All Staff Scientists Educators Restoration Development Board Board of Directors Frances Moran Abbott Margaretta Brokaw Peter D Davenport Member Emeritus C Bland Dickey John R S Fisher VMD Member Emeritus Richard A Hayne Anne Stroud Hannum H Donnan Sharp Jones Bert Kerstetter Peter Kjellerup William Kronenberg III Susan Packard LeGros Esq Frederick L Meserve Jr Rodman W Moorhead III Chair Barbara C Riegel Charles Porter Schutt III Claibourne D Smith Ph D W B Dixon Stroud Jr Bernard W Sweeney Ph D President Robert W Whetzel Esq Quick Links What s New Events Research Education Watershed Restoration Moorhead Environmental Complex Support Contact Us Research Critical Zone Observatory Schuylkill River Project Reforestation Project Long Term Research Stream Watch Project The New York Project The Peru Project Research Groups People Education Overview Leaf Pack Network Brandywine Trek Workshop Calendar Mountaintop

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