Watershed Management and Protection

This online course covers the basics of pond management and identifying and controlling aquatic plants.

A workshop on high priority watershed issues affecting water quality and quantity across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

These workshops teach pond ecology as well as proper management and maintenance of privately owned ponds and lakes and aquatic plants; management of fisheries and wildlife; water chemistry and techniques for testing water quality; and interpreting lab results.

The online course is intended to help owners of earthen ponds (generally larger than one quarter acre in size) better manage their pond or lake.

Topics include stormwater education, non-point source pollution education, best management practices education, and more.

Today's youth are the next generation of water stewards.