SWCA conducts research projects in partnership with Rowan University, Georgetown University, Penn State University, Rutgers University, The Smithsonian Institute, The American Chestnut Foundation, and the Delaware Riverkeeper Network. Studies include:

  • carbon sequestration

  • genetic diversity in tulip poplar species

  • soil studies and impact of invasive species on soil quality

  • water quality monitoring

  • flora and fauna species surveys

  • invasive versus native habitat

  • hybrid American chestnut seedling growth

  • reemergence of native ground cover