Kathryn (Katie) Pekarek

Kathryn (Katie) Pekarek

  • Contact Information
  • Publications
  • Background
  • Grants

Contact Information

TitleWater Quality Educator
Faculty RankAssociate Extension Educator
Address612 South Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE
68583–0996
Phone
  • office: 402-413-1166
  • fax: 402-472-2946
E-mailkpekarek2@unl.edu
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Office Hours

W in Hardin Hall

Selected Publications

Gilmore, T., Korus, J., Pennisi, L., Martin, D. L., Pekarek, K. 2019. Needs Assessment: Watershed Science for Water Resources Directors. Journal of Extension. 57(4).Online
Pekarek, K., Missaghi, S. (2018). Making Stormwater runoff Run Online: Explainng Why and How Stormwater Education Moves Online. National Association of County Agricultural Agents.
Pekarek, K., Missaghi, S. (in press). Module 1 of the Online Stormwater Core Curriculum (SWCC): Fundamentals of Stormwater Management, Stormwater Practices and Maintenance Processes. Stormwater Practices and Maintenance Core Course. eXtension Online CampuOnline
Stoner, N., Pekarek, K., Johnson, L., Koelsch, R., Ingram, T. (2018). Water Column.
Stoner, N., Pekarek, K., Koelsch, R., Johnson, L., Ingram, T. (2018). water.unl.edu.
Shelton, D., Rodie, S., Feehan, K., Franti, T., Pekarek, K., Holm, B. 2015. Integrating Extension, Teaching, and Research for Stromwater Management Education. Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education, 10: 68-77.Online

Background

 

Awards

TitleAwarded byYear Awarded
Achievement AwardNational Association of County Agricultural Agents2016
Program Promotional Piece Communication AwardNational Association of County Agricultural Agents2016
Innovative Extension New Employee AwardUNL Extension2014
Outstanding Team Gold Award (UNL Stormwater Management Education Team)Association of Natural Resources Extension Professionals (ANREP)2013

 

Websites

 

SNR Program Areas

  • Environmental Science

Grants

Currently this page only displays grants that were awarded on 1/1/ 2009 to the present. If a grant was awarded prior to 1/1/ 2009 and is still active, it will not be displayed on this page.

Grant TitleWatershed Science Education Collaboration
Starting Date05/24/2019

Investigator(s)

Ending Date06/30/2022
Funding Level$225,204.00
Funding AgencyNebraska Environmental Trust

 

Grant TitleUNL-NDEQ Water Quality Liaison
Starting Date10/01/2017

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2020
Funding Level$159,163.00
Funding AgencyNebraska Department of Environmental Quality

 

Grant TitleOnline Stormwater Core Course
Starting Date08/21/2017

Investigator(s)

Ending Date08/24/2018
Funding Level$7,000.00
Funding AgencyNCRWN

 

Grant TitleStormwater Sleuth Rain to Drain
Starting Date12/10/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date12/10/2017
Funding Level$3,000.00
Funding Agency