NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Central Appalachia Habitat Stewardship Program
Project Title: Promoting Soil Health and Riparian Buffers to Support Aquatic Diversity in Northwest Pennsylvania
Stroud Water Research Center
Project ID:

Restore stream health by addressing excessive sedimentation in the French Creek and Shenango River waterways that threatens freshwater species. Project will create a multi-county no-till drill rental program to increase implementation of cover crops and no-till crop establishment and provide funding to establish forested streamside buffers for sediment control and overall stream health functions.

Award Amount:
French Creek and Shenango River Watersheds, Crawford, Erie, and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania