Watershed Protection

Wondering what all the fuss over watersheds is about? The following presentation introduces the basic concepts of watersheds, how land use changes, neglect, dumping and urbanization negatively impact aquatic systems, and why watershed management is critical for maintaining our valuable water resources.

watershed[waw-ter-shed] The area of land where all of the water that drains off goes into the same stream, lake or other water body. Wealllive in a watershed!