Every town in New Jersey can take action to protect its water supplies and safeguard its residents from pollution, flooding, drought and other environmental harm. The Watershed works directly with municipal governments to enact measures that manage stormwater, protect stream corridors, limit clearing of forests, preserve open space, and respond to climate change. We also work with the New Jersey legislature and state agencies to strengthen environmental protections.
Successful Green Infrastructure Training for Professionals
Friday's field trip wrapped up The Watershed Institute’s latest green infrastructure certification course.
Celebrating World Water Day – March 22
We experience this year’s theme of Valuing Water each day in multiple ways.
Defending Community Monitoring of Waterways in Court
The Watershed Institute will fight in court to let community water monitoring continue.
Community Advocacy Program Launches Today
About 60 people will learn about environmental advocacy in the recently-launched Community Watershed Advocate Program.
Municipal Green Infrastructure Training Attracts Dozens in New Jersey
Watershed staff shared their expertise in green infrastructure with municipalities in New Jersey.
Our Green Infrastructure Expertise
Come learn about the benefits of green infrastructure in managing polluted stormwater runoff.
Review: RSIS VS. Stormwater Webinar
On Dec. 2, 2020, The Watershed Institute and The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC), hosted the RSIS vs. Stormwater webinar. About 185 municipal officials, Environmental Commission ...