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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

Candle Making Workshop


Saturday, December 10, 1:00-3:00PM, 8yo - adult, Fee per person: $10M/$15NM


Celebrate the approaching Winter Solstice and the return of the light by making candles with the Teacher-Naturalists! We will create hand-dipped candles and sand candles. Learn how to shape candles and add embellishments, then go home with your unique handmade gifts! Registration required.


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

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