About WATR

WATR is a grassroots organization working to improve your water quality and habitat of the Tuckasegee River Basin. The Tuckasegee River watershed supplies the drinking water and ecosystem foundation for Swain and Jackson Counties. What happens upstream, downstream, and all around the watershed impacts all of us directly. Learn more.

Stewardship Opportunities

May

Meeting (for everyone!)
Monitoring – our results, how to do it, & getting organized
Where:
St. John’s Episcopal Church, Sylva
When: Thursday, May 25 — 5:45 Socialize — 6:00 to 7:15 Meeting

June

Scotts Creek Cleanup at MFP
Wednesday, June 7  5:00 pm

Annual WATR Dinner
Where: Comfort Inn, Sylva
When: Thursday, June 15, 6:00 to 7:30

The Tuckasegee River

The Tuckaseegee River Watershed drains a large area encompassing Jackson and Swain Counties in western North Carolina. Its headwaters start in Panthertown, a protected natural area and flows into Fontana Lake where it joins the Little Tennessee River Watershed. Learn more.


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