In 2018, the Penn State Extension Master Watershed Steward Program grew to 302 dedicated community volunteers that logged 11,696 volunteer hours across the state.
Midstream infrastructure development has increased substantially over the past five years. How long will the trend continue to climb?
The US Interior Department announced the Wolfcamp Shale and Bone Spring Formation layers in the Delaware sub-basin of the Permian hold the most oil and gas resources ever assessed.
Penn State researchers offer a critical assessment from the perspective of economic theory and engineering fundamentals from previous assessments in considering the future of nuclear generation plants.
Penn State scientists identify chemical clues that can distinguish methane migration related to shale gas development from methane that was pre-existing.
This Conference featured a wide variety of cover crop presentations and networking opportunities for farmers, industry, government and non-government organizations, extension and research.
While corn harvest is on track, statewide, soybeans have been slow to come off. Corn and soybean yields are meeting expectation despite challenging conditions this fall.
With half of foodborne illness outbreaks associated with restaurant food, improvement of food safety practices and behaviors are critical to reduce risk for customers.
Pennsylvania is a national leader in training educators to teach youth about the importance of water quality and conservation.
To help them meet MS4 education requirements, Pennsylvania Townships can look to Penn State Extension for stormwater education resources.
Over $2.6 million in grants awarded to municipalities and business for clean energy vehicle projects.
The Extension water team is happy to have a new Educator on board. Danielle Rhea will be based in Jefferson County and serving counties in north central Pennsylvania and beyond.
The hot, wet summer and early fall weather continued to delay the late-season apple crop until the middle of October.
A super-absorbent material developed by Penn State scientists could dramatically reduce the environmental impact of oil spills on oceans and allow recovered oil to be refined normally.
The Basin Methane Reconciliation Study identifies the possible gap between top-down aircraft measurements and bottom-up ground methane calculations from natural gas facilities and equipment.
Local Extension efforts coordinated the 2018 Lehigh Valley Open Gate Farm Tours at twenty-two farms/agricultural operations each in both Northampton and Lehigh counties.