Integrating research, teaching and outreach focused on the Susquehanna River

Learn more about the Watershed Sciences & Engineering Program.

Learn more about the Annual Susquehanna River Symposium.

The largest non-navigable river in North America, the Susquehanna is the major source of fresh water to the continent's largest estuary, the Chesapeake Bay. The health of the bay ecosystem is intimately linked to the land use and natural hydrogeomorphic processes upstream in the watershed.

Located in the heart of the Appalachian forests and farmlands, Bucknell is ideally situated on the banks of the river to take a leadership role in long-term studies of the river.


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