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  1. Rivers Unlimited

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/rivers-unlimited

    their water quality, scenic beauty, their multiple economic uses and their effect upon Ohio ... 's quality of life. The waters of the United States are held in public trust by our governments. The ... livelihoods depend on them. Our mission is to restore, maintain and improve Ohio's rivers and streams, ...

  2. Gas Drilling Impacts on Water Quality

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/watershed-management/gas-drilling-impacts-water-quality

    Penn State Water Quality Specialist Bryan Swistock. Hydraulic fracturing is a controversial method ... On April 13 Joe Bonnell interviewed Bryan Swistock, Water Quality Specialist for Penn State ... recommendations for landowners and water quality advocates in Ohio based on the Pennsylvania experience. Download ...

  3. Arsenic

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1507

    systems treat all of the water that enters a home usually 250 or more gallons per day. Ohio Department of ... Health- Water Treatment WEBSITE RESOURCES Ohio Department of Health- Private Water Systems Program- Water ... Quality- Arsenic USEPA- Water: Arsenic- Arsenic in Drinking Water USEPA- Water: Drinking Water ...

  4. Fostering and Facilitating Farmer Leadership in Watershed Management Projects

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/news/fostering-and-facilitating-farmer-leadership-watershed-management-projects

    Force (HTF) member states in the Mississippi and Atchafalaya River Basins (MARB).  The network ... has conducted a needs assessment of watershed training programs and programs that encourage farmer and farm ... recommendations to increase the effectiveness of farmer and farm advisor leadership in watershed management ...

  5. Wolf Creek Awareness and Resource Evaluation (WeCARE) Project

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/wolf-creek-awareness-and-resource-evaluation-wecare-project

    making improvements that will lead to improvement of the quality of water within the watershed. 05040004 ... Evaluation (WeCARE) Project. It is a water quality project in progress, designed to create a workable ... management plan for the watershed through water testing and input from stakeholders concerning the quality of ...

  6. Sandusky River Watershed Coalition

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/sandusky-river-watershed-coalition

    education. Dr. Dave Baker (former Director of Heidelberg College Water Quality Laboratory) started the group ... in 1997 as a way to increase community activity to protect and improve the river through watershed ... management plan. One of the participating agencies, WSOS Community Action Commission offered to write a grant ...

  7. Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD)

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/muskingum-watershed-conservancy-district-mwcd

    coordinators within the Muskingum River Watershed to improve water resources and quality in the region, as well ... provide flood reduction and water conservation in the state's largest wholly contained watershed ... subdistricts that focus on smaller watershed areas for flood reduction and water conservation programs, and ...

  8. East Branch Sugar Creek Watershed

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/groups/east-branch-sugar-creek-watershed

    1995-98. In summer 1998, Ohio EPA began a water quality study of the Sugar Creek Watershed, including the ... Soil and Water Conservation District applied for and received Ohio EPA "319" funding for the ... East Branch. At the same time, with a grant from ODNR Division of Soil and Water, a summer intern ...

  9. The Clean Water Act, Wetlands & Stream Alteration: An Introduction

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/watershed-management/clean-water-act-wetlands-stream-alteration-introduction

    Lake City, Utah. Merritt brings fifteen years of Clean Water Act experience on the federal and state ... levels to her position, with a focus on water quality standards, 401 water quality certification, ... water quality certification) and how you can engage in that process. Resources for learning more about ...

  10. Natural Channel Designs for Drainage Ditches

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/human-dimensions/mental-models/natural-drainage-management

    more information on agricultural draining and two-stage ditches on Ohio State University?s Natural ... Channel Design site and Ohioline- Agricultural Drainage site. Ohio State University Extension?s Ohio ...   Rural drainage systems or ditches are networks of manmade and natural drainage ways where water ...

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