Triangle Area Stewardship Developments Celebrated

May 5, 2017 | Christy Perrin

Four land development projects were honored during the seventh annual awards ceremony for the Greater Triangle Stewardship Development Awards Program (GTSDA). These awards recognize development projects in the Triangle area that go above and beyond...

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New River Conservancy members working on a project

New Statewide Water Quality Initiative

April 7, 2017 | Christy Perrin

The NCWSN is working with the New River Conservancy to develop statewide standards and an accessible water quality database....

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Drawing of the Roger-Eubanks landfill and its effects on the community

RENA and the Power of Community

November 16, 2016 | Christy Perrin

The Rogers-Eubanks Neighborhood Association discuss their environmental justice work in Orange County....

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Attendees at a NCWSN Workshop

Preparing Planners for Watershed Protection

October 24, 2016 | Christy Perrin

The NCWSN offers training and networking opportunities to assist watershed professionals and their work to protect and managed watersheds....

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Black Creek in Cary, NC

EPA Funds Innovative School Effort in Black Creek Watershed

June 29, 2016 | Christy Perrin

WRRI, on behalf of the Black Creek Watershed Association, has been awarded $143,000 in US EPA section 319 funds for continuing the restoration of Black Creek watershed in Cary, NC. The centerpiece of the grant...

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low impact development parking lot at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Triangle Developments Honored for Stewardship

May 12, 2016 | Christy Perrin

DURHAM – Four land development projects were honored during the sixth annual awards cycle for the Greater Triangle Stewardship Development Awards Program (GTSDA). The awards ceremony was held at the Power Plant at the American...

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Map of North Carolina Watersheds

NC Watershed Stewardship Network’s Online Interactive Web Tool

January 27, 2016 | Christy Perrin

The NC Watershed Network’s interactive web tool allows users to learn about the state’s watersheds and the organizations protecting them....

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Harnessing Fun: Get To Know Haywood County Watersheds

November 12, 2015 | Christy Perrin

“Friend-raiser” trips have successfully connected people to local waterways, increasing interest in protecting local resources....

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Entrance to the Walnut Creek Wetland Center

Six Lessons for Engaging Communities With Few Water Protection Resources

August 21, 2015 | Christy Perrin

Hear the story of Partners for Environmental Justice and how they and NCWSN have approached community engagement in Raleigh....

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Art from a Chapel Hill High School student depicts a rain garden.

Friends of Bolin Creek: Building Community While Building Rain Gardens

August 20, 2015 | Christy Perrin

Are you looking for a fun community building activity to help your watershed? Friends of Bolin Creek (FOBC), a small nonprofit in Orange County, North Carolina, brought together homeowners in a neighborhood along Bolin Creek...

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