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The Water We Drink
The Water We Drink - Articles Articles

The Water We Drink

Jennifer R Fetter

Written for youth in grades 6-12, this tool introduces public and private water systems and includes an activity on how to read a water quality test report. More
After restoring your stream side property, how can you measure the success of your efforts?
First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH) Protocol - Articles Articles
Do you enjoy outdoor activities? Become a citizen scientist. First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH) monitors changes to local streams and their habitats. More
Exposed and eroding stream banks can be restored and stabilized through the practice of live staking.
Live Staking for Stream Restoration - Articles Articles
A brief introduction and instructional guide to using live staking as an inexpensive and simple technique to restoring eroding stream banks. More
Live Staking - a How to Guide
Live Staking - a How to Guide - Videos Videos

Live Staking - a How to Guide

Jennifer R Fetter

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A video guide to affordable and easy stream bank restoration using branch cuttings called live stakes. More
Triploid grass carp are one potential management strategy for aquatic plants in your pond
Using Grass Carp to Control Aquatic Plants - Articles Articles

Using Grass Carp to Control Aquatic Plants

Bryan Swistock, Jennifer R Fetter

This information explains how to use grass carp for biological aquatic vegetation control. More
Water Gardening and Aquatic Invasive Species
Water Gardening and Aquatic Invasive Species - Webinars Webinars

Water Gardening and Aquatic Invasive Species

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This presentation provides an overview of the Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Issue as it relates to Water Gardening. More
Water Gardening and AIS (Educator Version)
Water Gardening and AIS (Educator Version) - Webinars Webinars

Water Gardening and AIS (Educator Version)

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This presentation provides a complete review of the Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Issue as it relates to Water Gardening. More
Planting live stakes like these can save your property from eroding into your stream and help improve the water quality at the same time. Credit: Jennifer Fetter, Penn State Extension
Time to Start Planning Your Stream Restoration Projects - News News
Do you have a stream on your property that is eroding away, and taking your property with it? More
A group of youth learn about the importance of water clarity at a Penn State Extension program.
Youth Water Education - Articles Articles

Youth Water Education

Jennifer R Fetter

A variety of resources and opportunities are available from Penn State Extension to help you provide youth with water education experiences. More