Stewardship

Implementing conservation practices within drinking water protection areas.

Stewardship Workgroup

Objectives

  • Landowner Outreach: Support water utility partners in conducting conservation practice outreach to 500 potential cooperators annually in alignment with their Source Water Protection Plans.

  • New Cooperators: Support at least 10 new cooperators implementing conservation practices in drinking water protection areas annually.

  • Riparian Forest Buffers: Support the establishment of five acres of Riparian Forest Buffers in drinking water protection areas annually.

  • Collecting and Sharing Successes: Annually collect and share statistics for conservation practices implemented within drinking water protection areas.