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Center for Nutrient Solutions
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
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.

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.
May 4, 2018

AEC student interns conducted a homeowner's stormwater workshop in Bellefonte, PA.

Manheim Central Creek Stomp
May 4, 2018

Manheim Central high school students and their agriculture education instructor explored the health of their local stream.

Lancaster Water Week
May 4, 2018

After a successful inaugural campaign, Lancaster Water Week presented by the Lancaster County Conservancy is back for year two.

Penn State Photo
May 4, 2018

The AEC is partnering with Mount Joy Borough to offer stream stewardship workshops June 13 at the Milanof-Schock Library and June 20 at Little Chiques Park in Mount Joy.

Stormwater Workshop
April 5, 2018

Free stormwater workshop offered by AEC interns to residents in Bellefonte.

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.

January 11, 2018

The AEC is announcing the 2018 Summer Internships. Lower Susquehanna Office, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, PA

Attendees listen to presenations at Stormwater Conference
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.

York Master Watershed Stewards
November 17, 2017

Penn State Extension’s Master Watershed Stewards Program came to York County in 2016 and is educating, training and activating citizens to help meet the county’s clean water goals.

November 17, 2017

The AEC brought on board three new interns for the fall semester. Meet Sean, Bill, and Aidan.

Tree planting in the Lower Susquehanna
November 17, 2017

From Lititz to Hershey, Greening the Lower Susquehanna volunteers planted hundreds of trees this fall to help improve water quality in priority watersheds in the Lower Susquehanna region.