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DWRF grant awarded to SU to study climate change in the DRB

Dr. Claire Jantz has been awarded a $486,000 grant under the Delaware Watershed Research Fund, administered by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Over the next three years, a team of scientists from SU and Northern Arizona University will connect...

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An Aging Watershed

America’s baby boom generation is beginning to transition out of the oldest working cohorts and into the youngest retiring cohorts. The size of this transition is presenting challenges to local and regional planners and national programs [1]. It is also expected to...

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Land Use in the Delaware River Basin- Survey

Over the past several months, we have been holding workshops throughout the DRB to collect input on drivers of land use change. We are extending that conversation so that citizens, business leaders, conservation professionals, and others can have the opportunity to...

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Delaware High-Resolution Land Cover Dataset Available!

Our collaborators at UVM Spatial Analysis Lab have released the high-resolution land cover dataset for Delaware state. Datasets for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York are expected to be released in Summer 2016 Generated with a combination of high-resolution...

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DRB2070 Workshop Summary and Next Steps

We held our fifth DRB2070 workshop last month just outside of Dover, Delaware. To date, our workshops (in Philadelphia, Narrowsburg, Reading, Washington/Harmony, and Dover) have attracted 60 attendees from all over the Delaware River watershed. Participants identified...

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