Since April 2014:

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Awards...

Project of the Year, National Association of RC&D Councils, 2016

Award of Excellence, North Carolina Source Water Protection, 2016

Outstanding Project, North Carolina RC&D Association, 2015

Outstanding Project,Southeastern RC&D Association, 2015

Landowner Assistance, Water Quality Improvements:

  • 5 septic repairs and innovations completed to prevent overflow into waterways, >$100,000 in project costs

  • >15 cost share contracts for BMP installations to reduce nutrient and fecal loads

    • 4,774 sq feet heavy use area installed

    • 763 ft access road installed

    • 7 watering facilities installed

    • 1 Agrochemical handling facility

Addressing Litter:

  • > 830 TVs recycled for Madison County Landfill

  • > 26,000 lbs of trash cleaned up from dumping sites in and along the waterways

    • >180 tires removed

Education & Outreach:

  • 200 8th Graders participated in Kids in the Creek at Madison Middle School

  • 30 participants at Shade Your Stream Workshop

  • ~1800 students for other water quality education programs, including Conservation Field Days

  • 6 DOT road signs installed for water supply area spill response

(last updated 11/2018)