The Center for Land Use and Sustainability supports science-based solutions to interdisciplinary sustainability challenges. Learn about our current grants and contracts below, or explore our projects using this interactive map.
Upper Delaware Partnership
Effective and efficient spatial decisions support tool for project review.
The Center for Land Use and Sustainability supports science-based solutions to interdisciplinary sustainability challenges. Learn about our local, regional, and global collaborations with organizations and businesses.
SMP Regional Capacity Building Initiative
Capacity building program facilitated by the Chesapeake Bay Trust.
Kittatinny Ridge Coalition
GIS and research projects in support of the mission and goals of the Coalition.
SoilHub Professional Development Workshops
In-person soil science training to practicing professionals.
Through various grants and service contracts, the CLUS has conducted research on a variety of topics related to land use and sustainability. Learn more about our past research projects below, or visit our resources for presentations and publications related to this work.
Conodoguinet Creek Watershed Association
Story map and drone imagery to support Conodoguinet Creek Watershed Association.
Archaeological Geophysics at Camp Security
Geophysical study to investigate Camp Security in Springettsbury Township, York County.
PA Historic Preservation Ordinances Inventory
Research project through the Center for Rural Pennsylvania.
Loysville Village Municipal Authority
Community survey to determine eligibility for sewer infrastructure upgrades in Loysville Village.
Cumberland County Planning Commission
Online survey on behalf of the Cumberland County Planning Commission.
Poconos-Kittatinny Cluster Modeling
Customized modeling for the Poconos-Kittatinny Cluster of the Delaware River Watershed Initiative.
Sustainable PA Community Certification
Support for Chambersburg Borough to be recognized as a Gold Certified Sustainable Municipality.
Grant through SERC at Carleton College to support integrating sustainability in curriculum.
Delmarva Wetlands Grant
Mapping and monitoring wetland dynamics for improved resilience and delivery of ecosystem services.
The Center for Land Use and Sustainability has conducted multiple economic, geographic, and transportation analyses on a variety of topics. Visit our resources section to see findings from our past student and faculty research.