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Steven Bloser

Research Generalist

Affiliation(s):

  • Larson Transportation Institute

203A Research Building D

smb201@psu.edu

814-865-6967

Research Areas:

Interest Areas:

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Environmental Resource Management, Penn State University, 1999
  • MS, Environmental Pollution Control, Penn State University, 2007

Publications

Books

  • Steven Bloser, 2013, Classroom guidebook: Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance Practices for Dirt and Gravel Roads
  • Steven Bloser, 2012, Field Guide: Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance Practices for Dirt and Gravel Roads
  • Steven Bloser, 2012, Field Guide: Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance Practices for Dirt and Gravel Roads

Instructor's Manuals

Extension Publications

  • Steven Bloser, 2016, "Driving Surface Aggregate Handbook", pp. 30
  • Steven Bloser, 2013, ""
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  • Steven Bloser, 2012, ""
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Research Projects

  • July 2014 - June 2019, "SCC Dirt and Gravel Road Program Support," (Sponsor: PA Department of Agriculture, State Conservation Commission).
  • March 2016 - September 2017, "USDA Driving Surface Aggregate Project," (Sponsor: US Department of Agriculture).
  • July 2014 - June 2016, "Forestry Dirt and Gravel Road Program Support," (Sponsor: PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources).
  • November 2015 - June 2016, "Game Commission Project: Hazard Road," (Sponsor: PA Game Commission).
  • July 2012 - June 2014, "C2P2 Trail Training Development," (Sponsor: PA Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources - Community Conservation Partnerships Program).

Honors and Awards

  • 2016 Leadership Training Excellence Award, PA State Conservation Commission, July 2016

Service

Service to Penn State:

Service to External Organizations:

  • Coordinator, 2016 Annual Maintenance Workshop, PSU Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies, September 2016 - September 2016
  • Liaison, Steering Committee Member and "Local Host", Transprotation Research Board, 11th International Conference on Low Volume Roads, July 2015 - July 2015
  • Coordinator, 2015 Annual Maintenance Workshop, PSU Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies, September 2015 - September 2015
  • Liaison, Stream Simulation Training, US Forest Service, November 2015 - November 2015
  • Member, Keystone Transportation Funding Commission, January 2010
 


 

About

The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is Penn State’s transportation research center. Since its founding in 1968, the Larson Institute has maintained a threefold mission of research, education, and service. The Institute brings together top faculty, world-class facilities and enterprising students from across the University in partnership with public and private stakeholders to address critical transportation-related problems.

Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute

201 Transportation Research Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-865-1891