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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Why and How to Better Understand Nonresidential Water Customers

October 21, 2016 | Melanie Beckman

This is a summary of the WRRI Report #454 by Jeff Hughes, of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (full report here). The research was jointly funded by the Environmental Finance Center at...

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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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WRRI and NC Sea Grant Offices Are On the Move Again

May 24, 2016 | Anna Martin

The Raleigh headquarters offices for  the Water Resources Research Institute of the University of North Carolina system and North Carolina Sea Grant will move to a new and permanent location at NC State University during...

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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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USGS Announces FY 2016 WRRI Request for 104g Applications

January 29, 2016 | Anna Martin

The U.S. Geological Survey has published the fiscal year 2016 request for National Competitive Grants (104g) applications for the State Water Resources Research Institute Program. Download the full FY2016 announcement for additional details....

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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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WRRI and NC Sea Grant Moving offices at NC State University

November 9, 2015 | Anna Martin

The headquarters offices for the Water Resources Research Institute of the University of North Carolina System and North Carolina Sea Grant will move to a new location at NC State University during the week of...

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