Community-Based Learning Program

  • Develop and curate The Ogeechee River Special Collection in partnership with Georgia Southern University’s Zach S. Henderson Library & Museum
  • Recruit and train local volunteer monitors through the Watershed Watch Program’s Adopt-A-Stream workshops
  • Build and maintain partnerships with watershed K-12 schools to develop lesson plans, curriculum, and service learning opportunities
  • Organize paddle trips and hikes with naturalists, scientists, and historians
  • Partner with watershed communities to organize local clean-ups of stream banks, public landings, road ways, etc.
  • Organize advocacy training programs for local communities
  • Collaborate with creative artists on educational and outreach programs
  • Host college interns and fellows