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

Trees planted along Dellinger Run.
Feature Spotlight: AEC Buffer Planting Helps Pennsylvania Partners on the Road to Ten Million Trees
May 4, 2018
Learn more about the Keystone 10 Million Trees Partnership - an initiative of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
Center for Nutrient Solutions
Research Spotlight: Center for Nutrient Solutions Explores Smart Approaches for Addressing Nutrient Pollution June 12
May 4, 2018
Nutrient pollution of water has often been described is a “wicked” problem, one that involves a complex, multidisciplinary approach to problem solving.
Kristen Kyler
Extension Spotlight: AEC’s Kristen Kyler Certified as Conservation Landscape Professional Trainer
May 4, 2018
Kristen Kyler, the first two conservation professionals in Pennsylvania to be certified as a conservation landscape professional trainer under the new Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professionals (CBLP) certification program.
Student Spotlight: AEC Summer Interns Ready to Hit the Ground Running
May 4, 2018
The Agriculture and Environment Center welcomes four Environmental Resource Management students as full time interns this summer, Sean Bernheisel, Bill Ryan, Ryan Hill and Craig Zemitis.
Sean Bernheisel and Bill Ryan conduct stormwater workshop.
Bellefonte Residents Learn Green Stormwater Management Tips
May 4, 2018
AEC student interns conducted a homeowner's stormwater workshop in Bellefonte, PA.