What's New

This page summarizes the Center's latest news.  For all news, visit the News Archive.


October 14, 2020

In order to facilitate the November PA State Conservation Commission Meeting, the PSU Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies will be using Penn State’s Zoom Webinar System to host the meeting. Visit the SCC Meetings page...

September 15, 2020

Information and a downloadable fact sheet for using scaled-down woodchip bioreactors in roadside ditches to filter out dissolved nitrate Visit the Current Research page for more information.

August 28, 2020

In order to facilitate the September PA State Conservation Commission Meeting, the PSU Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies will be using Penn State’s Zoom Webinar System to host the meeting. Visit the SCC Meetings page...

July 27, 2020

At its 7/22 meeting, The State Conservation Commission adopted revisions to the administrative manual. Visit here for more information.

July 22, 2020

The SCC approved Conservation District Allocations for both “Dirt and Gravel”, and “Low Volume” funding at their July meeting. You can view the updated allocations on the Conservation District Allocations page. 

July 16, 2020

This is a listing of people who last attended an ESM training in 2014. Because ESM trainings have not been held in 2020 due to the Coronavirus, the SCC has approved these attendees as eligible to apply for DGLVR funding for an extra year, through...