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.
July and monthly
Stewardship at MFP (for everyone!)
What: Clean Scott Creek trash. Build Display Stations
Where: Monteith Farmstead Park
When: Wed. July 5, Aug 2, Sep 6 — 5:00 (or when you can get there) to 7:00 – followed by chow or beer
WATR Summer Picnic at Darnell Farms, Bryson
What: Green Fellowship & Fun on the Tuckasegee
When: Saturday, July 29, 6 to 8:30
Bring: Pot Luck Share: keg of Dirty Girl Beer
Stewardship: Planning, inviting, setting up
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.