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Forest Fragment and Headwater Streams webinar
Forest Fragments in Ag Watersheds: Impacts on Headwaters webinar
Director of Planning at OSU discusses removal of lowhead dam on Olentangy River
The Clean Water Act, Wetlands & Stream Alteration: An Introduction - Webinar recording now available
Two-Stage Ditch Symposium - presentation recordings now available
Algal Bloom
Harmful Algal Blooms - An Interview with Gail Hesse from Ohio EPA
Forest Fragment and Headwater Streams webinar
Algal Bloom

Ohio Watershed Network (OWN)

Ohio Watershed Network provides information to community members and natural resources professionals who want to protect the resources in their watershed.

This website focuses on community-based watershed management. Community-based watershed management provides individuals, groups, and institutions with a stake in outcomes to participate in identifying and addressing issues that affect or are affected by watershed functions. Learn more about community-based watershed management with our fact sheet.


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Investing in local leadership to coordinate planning, grant seeking, and implementation is a proven way to empower communities and amplify Ohio’s watershed management and nonpoint source control efforts

Position Title: OSM/AmeriCorps VISTA

The Winter 2014 edition of Ohio Shorelines, quarterly newsletter of the Ohio Lake Management Society, is now available online.

Charles Goss, PhD presents his dissertation research on the impacts of forest fragments on macroinvertebrates in headwater streams in agricultural watersheds.


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Ohio Watershed Academy 2014


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Watershed Education

Check out the Watershed Education section for updated Watershed Management, Stream Systems, Human Dimensions, and Best Practices materials.


Watershed Groups

 Search for Watershed Groups in Ohio by county or 8-digit Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) or view the full list of watershed groups. This directory was last updated in January of 2014.