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River-Friendly

The Watershed Association’s River-Friendly Certification Programs promote clean water and a healthy environment through voluntary action by individuals and institutions. To achieve these goals we work one-on-one with residents, businesses, golf courses and schools to improve land stewardship practices. The program works to reduce pollution, conserve water, restore habitat for wildlife and educate the public about becoming better environmental stewards.

What does “River-Friendly” mean to us?

Our River-Friendly Programs revolve around four main components:

Water Quality Management
Water Conservation
Wildlife Habitat Enhancement
Education & Outreach


Click here to see a list of past River-Friendly Certified businesses, golf courses and schools and learn about some actions they have taken to improve local habitat and water quality.

Do you want to know more about becoming River-Friendly?

Contact our River-Friendly Coordinator, Brittany Musolino, by email at bmusolino@thewatershed.org or by phone at 609-737-3735 ext.37.

River-Friendly at the Reserve

The Watershed Association leads by example and embraces good land stewardship practices on our 930-acre Watershed Reserve. We completed the River-Friendly Business Certification Program and received certification back in 2005 and are currently working toward recertification with the updated program standards. After rigorous review by an independent Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), the Watershed Association will boast River-Friendly Certification once again.

 
 

Events

Picnic at the Pond


Saturday, June 11, 3:00 - 4:30PM, Families, Free


Meet us at the Watershed Association pond for a hike around the pond and campfire with roasted hotdogs and s’mores! This event is in collaboration with Hopewell Valley 'Come Outside and Play'. Registration required, space limited.


Click for more details on these programs, registration, fees, and more!
 

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