The Watershed Academy offers a learning framework for current and prospective interns for becoming experienced and exposed to assessing watershed health, identifying watershed management needs, and finding ways to restore or protect the health of the rivers, forests, and wildlife and becoming more climate resilient. Take this course to learn how you can start the journey of reading the landscape and assessing watershed health conditions, and for caring for your watershed that is crucial for sustaining your family and community.
Bulleted list of skills you’ll have by going through the course.
- Reading the landscape for signs of soil erosion, important plant and wildlife conditions, and where improvements in watershed health are needed
- Using a Global Positioning System (GPS) to monitor land, water and vegetation features
- Creating maps
- Building erosion control structures