The SERC campus is open for hiking, canoeing and kayaking starting Friday, Oct. 16! See our COVID-19 Visitor Guide for information on where to park, updated maps and hours, and new safety measures in place for visitors and staff.
The Muddy Creek Restoration project is working to restore two streams in the SERC woods and neighboring Annapolis, and track the restorations in real time to understand what impact a restoration project can have on the surroundings.
We study the ability of stream side forests and wetlands (“riparian buffers”) to remove pollutants in the water draining from farms and developed land.
We study the water, sediment, nitrogen, and phosphorus discharged from watersheds in stream water. We want to understand how they are controlled by weather, watershed inputs, and watershed characteristics.