About Us

We educate citizens about Philadelphia’s urban watershed – its past, present and future – and collaborate with partners to instill an appreciation for the connections between daily life and the natural environment. Learn more...

Upcoming Events

  1. Philadelphia Science Festival

    April 21 @ 8:00 AM - April 29 @ 5:00 PM
  2. Mommies & Minnows Fathers & Fry

    April 28 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  3. Mommies & Minnows Fathers & Fry

    April 29 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Find Your Watershed!

What watershed do you live, work or play in? Find out here.

2017 Shad Fest!

Join us for this two-day celebration of the Schuylkill River's finest fish (April 22 & 23)! Learn more here...  photo 07bd241a-8d9b-4062-b6c7-3bf02547a3e8_zpskqcnct6m.jpg

Check out The Mussel Hatchery!

Our landmark exhibition and aquatic field station, the Freshwater Mussel Hatchery, is now open to the public! Learn more here...  photo eaf906c4-e264-4335-ac0d-fb998f38fe9b_zpsqi9jyyh0.jpg