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

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Yuck! Bacteria in Scotts, Savannah, & Tuckasegee — Public Meeting, 5/31  Join us!   More info at (Yuck Meeting)

Interested in a paid Student Internship this summer at Discovery Trails in Dillsboro?

Tasks & Job

 

Also volunteer tasks for fun, stewardship, and a hot addition to your resume. Open to adults! and students. Do something GREEN for our water!

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.

Education

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Stewardship

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Recreation

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Events

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Discovery Trails

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Donate

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Volunteer

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Discovery Trails

Maps

Upcoming events

  • Tues, Mar 29 Volunteer helper at Core E&SC Course
  • Sat, Apr 3, SMIE bio-monitoring training
  • Wed, April 6, Monthly Cleanup along Scotts Creek
  • Fri, April 8, Streambank Repair Wrkshop – Mitchell Co.
  • Sat, April 16, WCU Tuck Cleanup – Cleanup with us
  • Sat, April 23, Greening Up The Mtns – help staff the booth
  • Sat, April 30, Watch our Water (WoW) training.

Maps & Directions