Paddling Schuylkill Acts & Impacts: An Expedition to Inspire Watershed Action

Operating Hours/Cost
June 16-23; Applications due Mar. 23.

Schuylkill Acts & Impacts is a weeklong watershed expedition that is offered to a team of 12 high school students from the 5 counties (Schuylkill, Berks, Montgomery, Chester, Philadelphia) in the Schuylkill River watershed. Students will spend the week learning about different water quality impacts in the watershed, do hands-on testing, learn from and interact with environmental professionals throughout the watershed, and will camp, kayak, and have tons of fun!!

There is no cost to apply or participate. Students will be given full scholarships made possible by various sponsoring organizations and grants. Students (9th-12th grades) from the five counties located within the Schuylkill Watershed (Schuylkill, Berks, Chester, Montgomery, and Philadelphia) will be selected through a competitive application process. Applicants must currently be enrolled in high school at the time they submit their application, however graduating seniors will be considered. - Download application at:

Complete applications must be submitted by FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2018.

Contact Information

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Regional Location

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