Preparing Planners for Watershed Protection

Watershed professionals across North Carolina have an enormous task in trying to manage and protect more than 1700 watersheds of various sizes.  The goal of the North Carolina Watershed Stewardship Network is to help them in that work.  When these watershed stewards were asked about their needs in a  May 2013 survey, they said they needed high quality training and networking opportunities. To meet this need, NCWSN created Tools of Watershed Management, a two-day professional development workshop for watershed stewards.  With funding from … read more

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Watershed Planning Workshop

  Participants will learn about and consider how to identify and prioritize restoration projects for meeting watershed goals, and will learn about watershed planning as a framework for doing so. This training workshop is available for registered participants of the EcoStream Conference, at the Renaissance Asheville Hotel. The Conference is hosted by the NC State Stream Restoration Program from August 22-25. Participants select the workshop while registering for the conference.

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