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Ohio Watershed Network

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New bulletin explores characteristics of watershed leaders
AgBufferBuilder Webinar now available to view online
In-Lieu Fee Mitigation Webinar now available to view online
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
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Forest Fragment and Headwater Streams webinar

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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Every year, American Rivers, an environmental non-profit, generates a list of America’s Most Endangered Rivers®.  We are now accepting nominations

A webinar on the AgBufferBuilder tool, presented by Dr. Mike Dosskey with the U.S. Forest Service is now available to watch online.

In this webinar, Devin Schenk, Mitigation Program Manager for The Nature Conservancy, presents about TNC's new In-Lieu Fee Mitigation Program for s

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Ohio Watershed Academy


NPS Webinar Series

Podcast Series

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 Spring of 2015.