Mission: Improving lewis creek and its watershed
Programs: Restoration and conservation - installed a two-tiered rain garden for stormwater mitigation. Year 6 - thorp kimball invasive european frogbit plant removal project; year 3 - laplatte invasive european frogbit plant removal project.
planning and data collection - completed annual water quality sampling studies for lewis, laplatte, thorp, and kimball streams. Worked with shelburne and state to use stormwater swales assessment tool. Participated in various water quality improvement plans.
education & outreach - maintained facebook page and website; prepared/shared water quality and river assessment reports with landowners, towns, & state groups; supported various partnerships/collaboratives; sponsored ed. Displays.