External Links

 

Keystone Stream Team Sponsors and Affiliates:
Canaan Valley Institute (CVI)
Clean Water Institute (CWI)
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP)
Pennsylvania Organization for Watersheds and Rivers (POWR)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA)
 

Design/Restoration Software:
Ohio Department of Natural Resources - Mecklenburg Spreadsheet Tools
RIVERMorph - Stream Assessment and Restoration Software
USDA Forest Service - Stream Software
U.S. Geological Survey - Instream Flow Software
U.S. Geological Survey - Surface Water Software
 

Design/Restoration Books and Manuals:
Applied River Morphology (Wildland Hydrology)
Field Guide to Stream Classification (Wildland Hydrology)
Glossary of Aquatic Habitat Inventory Terminology (American Fisheries Society)
Guidelines for Natural Stream Channel Design (Pennsylvania)
Manual of River Restoration Techniques (United Kingdom)
Stream Habitat Restoration Guidelines (Washington)
Stream Restoration Guidebook: A Natural Channel Design Handbook (North Carolina)
The Reference Reach Field Book (Wildland Hydrology)
Vermont Geomorphic Assessment Protocols (Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation)
 

On-Line FGM/Rosgen Training Modules:
Fluvial Geomorphology Tutorial (FILTER)
Fundamentals of the Rosgen Stream Classification System (USEPA)
Introduction to Fluvial Geomorphology (SUNY-CESF)
Introduction to Fluvial Geomorphology Lab (Loma Linda University)
 

Watershed and Stream Restoration Courses:
PA DEP Watershed Academy
USEPA Watershed Academy
Wildland Hydrology

 

Hydrology/Hydraulics Datasets:
Pennsylvania Real-Time Stream Flow (USGS)
Regional Curves (NRCS)
Regional Curves (NCSU)
Regional Curves (RIVERMorph)
Vermont Regional Curves (Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation)
 

Hydrology/Hydraulics Glossaries:
Glossarist (Hydrology glossaries and hydrology dictionaries)
International Glossary of Hydrology (UNESCO)
National Water-Quality Assessment Glossary (USGS-NAWQA)
National Weather Service -- National (Glossary of Hydrologic Terms)
National Weather Service -- Gulf Coast (Glossary of Hydrologic Terms)
NOAA (Glossary of Hydrologic Terms)
USGS Glossary (General Introduction and Hydrologic Definitions)
USGS Water Science for Schools (Water Science Glossary of Terms)
Water Use Glossary (USGS)
Water Words Dictionary (Nevada Division of Water Resources)

Potential Funding Sources for PA Projects:
American Water Environmental Grant Program
Campbell Foundation Grants (Chesapeake Bay Watershed only)
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Chesapeake Bay Small Watershed Grants
Coldwater Heritage Partnership Grants

Cora L. Brooks Foundation
Degenstein Foundation (Project must be within 75 miles of Sunbury, PA)
Dominion Foundation Educational Partnership Grants
EPA Assessment and Watershed Protection Program Grants
EPA Environmental Education Grants
EPA Targeted Watershed Grants Program
Fish America Foundation
Five-Star Restoration Matching Grants
Kodak American Greenways Grants
Lindbergh Foundation Grants Program
Max and Anna Levinson Foundation (April deadline)
National Fish & Wildlife Foundation Grants (NFWF)
NRCS Conservation Innovation Grants
Pennsylvania DEP Environmental Education Grants
Pennsylvania DEP Growing Greener Grants
Pennsylvania State Wildlife Grants (SWG)

Richard King Mellon Foundation (Project must be in Southwestern PA)
Surdna Foundation Environmental Grants
Water Resources Education Network (WREN) Grants
Watershed Action Grants (The Conservation Fund)
Watershed Assistance Grants (River Network)
Western Pennsylvania Watershed Program Grants
William Penn Foundation (Southeastern Pennsylvania)

General Funding Links:
Funding Sources for Water Quality
National Center for Environmental Research
Philanthropy News Digest: The Foundation Center
The Charity Channel: Don Griesman's Grant Opportunities
The Conservation Fund Award Programs

Grant Writing Assistance:
Grant Writing Tutorial

Dam Removal Projects:
Ecological Effects of Small Dams (Academy of Natural Sciences)
Manatawny Creek Dam Removal (Academy of Natural Sciences)

General Stream & River Restoration Websites:
American Rivers
Keystone Stream Team (KST)
Restoring Rivers
Trout Unlimited (TU)

Stream & River Restoration Databases:
National River Restoration Science Synthesis (NRRSS at the USGS)
National River Restoration Science Synthesis (NRRSS at the University of Maryland)
National River Restoration Science Synthesis (NRRSS at NBII)
River Corridor and Wetland Restoration Directory (USEPA)

Professional Societies:
The Society for Engineering in Agricultural, Food, and Biological Systems (ASAE)

Real-Time Stream & River Cams:
South Branch Tunkhannock Creek
Ackerly Creek Stream Cam


Pennsylvania Watershed Groups:
Buffalo Creek Watershed Alliance
Fishing Creek Watershed Association
Lackawanna River Corridor Association

Pine Creek Headwaters Protection Group
Shamokin Creek Restoration Alliance

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