Field studies have a rich history in higher education with effective active learning pedagogy that immerses students in the environment, helping to transform them into the next generation of scientists.
Five-Year Project Funded by NSF! (and other news) We are excited to announce that the proposal we submitted in January to transition the River Field Studies Network from Incubator to a full RCN-UBE has been fully funded by NSF. Feedback from stakeholders was an essential component of developing a fi... Read More
RFSN Co-PI, Denielle Perry helped lead a new study about the fate of freshwater ecosystems released today by the journal Sustainability finds that only 17 percent of rivers globally are both free-flowing and within protected areas, leaving many of these highly-threatened systems&mdash... Read More
Dear RIVER Field Studies Network Members, We have exciting news and a great opportunity to share! Subject to conditions shaped by the pandemic and pace of vaccinations, the NSF-RCN-UBE Incubator steering committee is planning an in-person river rendezvous July 28 -August 4, 2021... Read More