About the Partnership

The Walnut Creek Wetland Community Partnership is a group of individuals from varying backgrounds who come together to discuss and manage the wetlands through meetings and on-the-ground projects. To learn more click here.


The WCWCP has numerous current and ongoing projects, click on the projects below to learn more.

Learn more about past projects, related information and group documents here

Coming up – News and Events

  • Join us September 28th at 5:00pm at the Walnut Creek Wetland Park for an in person meeting with partner updates and an opportunity to share in discussion with one another! Email christy_perrin@ncsu.edu or call her at 919-259-0683 to RSVP for dinner or get a Zoom invite if you’d prefer to not attend in person!
  • Curious about updates? Read our summer newsletter!
  • A Walk in the Neighborhood has been selected as the final design concept for the Bailey Drive Gateway Site. Learn more here.
  • The Rochester Heights Tributary team was awarded an EPA 319 grant to install a series of stormwater control measures at Biltmore Hills Park. Learn more here.
  • Our  Walnut Creek Wetland Park Trash Task Force 2021 Report is available to view.

Partner Projects

Partners communicate through an email listserv and periodic gatherings in the community. WRRI and NCSU College of Natural Resources are coordinating the partnership. Email Christy Perrin at christy_perrin@ncsu.eduto subscribe to the listserv. Email Christy or Louie Rivers at lrivers@ncsu.edu with any questions.

Have you worked in the Walnut Creek wetlands and/or surrounding community in southeast Raleigh? We seek to create an archive of projects and results and resources to share with the community. Please contact us if you have a project to share.