Bucknell on the Susquehanna
May 14 - June 3, 2012. A field-based sojourn on the Susquehanna RIver and its fascinating watershed, from its glaciated headwater regions to its mouth at the Atlantic Oceon at the Chesapeake Bay, the largest estuary in the United States. Travel across the country to explore the Cascades, Olympic Peninsula, and the Puget Sound, the second largest estuary. Compare and contrast the cultures, history, landforms, ecology, and environmental issues facing these two important regions of the world.
Macroinvertebrate communities and the riverscape
Matt Wilson, a biology graduate student, and professor Matthew McTammany are mapping the variations in mayfly, caddisfly, and other macroinvertebrates in various habitat settings in the Susquehanna River.