A PEEC into Environmental Education On a cool and sunny November day in Northeastern Pennsylvania, a group of over nearly 100 third grade students from Middle Smithfield Elementary visited thePocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) for a day of fun-filled and hands-on environmental education. It was an event coordinated by numerous groups, and one that delighted students […]
Another season, another rain garden; this time at the Sarah Street Grill. As always, this rain garden serves a dual purpose. In addition to improving the general aesthetic to create a more welcoming entrance, it serves the important function of controlling runoff. Before the rain garden, rainwater would puddle on the pavement and collect in […]
In 2015 I became a Master Watershed Steward through the Penn State Master Watershed Steward program, and have since worked with the community to improve the health of our streams and rivers. Here’s a clip of one of the field trips from our training group.
As an undergraduate at East Stroudsburg University, I was a co-founding officer of a club dedicated to raising funds to provide clean water to areas in need. I was in charge of everything digital and developed a website and other online promotional materials. Nearly 1 billion people suffer needlessly without access to safe, clean water. […]