To protect, preserve, and improve the water quality of the Ogeechee River watershed by building bridges between people and their local waterways.

Watershed Watch Program

Collecting accurate information on the health of our water. Identifying sources of pollution and holding polluters accountable. Responding to citizen complaints and following up with the appropriate agencies. Reviewing and commenting on proposed permits, industries, land use plans, and other local regulatory issues that impact our water.

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Healthy Waters Agenda

Organizing citizens to urge our representatives to keep our best interests in mind by protecting our water. Summarizing and disseminating current information on regional issues that impact our entire river from headwaters to the coast. Developing diverse partnerships across Georgia to help make sure there is a strong, unified voice advocating on behalf of our waterways.

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Hometown Waters Education

Leading educational programs on water issues for children, teachers, and adults. Recruiting and training local volunteer monitors through Adopt-A-Stream. Organizing stream clean ups and storm drain-stenciling events. Participating in diverse speaking opportunities at events, festivals, and meetings to educate citizens further on water issues.

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