Agriculture and Environment Center

The center is a focal point for cross-disciplinary research and outreach on air and water quality, soil conservation, invasive species, climate change and other environmental issues of consequence to agriculture.

Agriculture and Environment Center News

Stormwater Workshop
Learn how to Green your property for Clean Water!
April 5, 2018
Free stormwater workshop offered by AEC interns to residents in Bellefonte.
Conservation Professionals Invited to Participate in Penn State AEC’s Internship Survey
February 5, 2018
The Penn State Agriculture and Environment Center is inviting all Pennsylvania agricultural conservation providers that offer student internships to fill out a survey about those opportunities.
AEC Announces 2018 Summer Internship
January 11, 2018
The AEC is announcing the 2018 Summer Internships. Lower Susquehanna Office, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, PA
Martenas Planting
Feature Spotlight: It Starts in the Headwaters: AEC Teams with Landowners on Chiques Creek Restoration Project
November 17, 2017
The AEC and its Chiques Creek partners help horse owners meet their conservation goals.
Attendees listen to presenations at Stormwater Conference
Research Spotlight: Overcoming Barriers to Green Infrastructure Solutions
November 17, 2017
Over 70 attended a Chesapeake Stormwater Summit on October 27 which highlighted Penn State research exploring the barriers to greater adoption of green infrastructure approaches to stormwater management, and discussed recommendations for overcoming them.