Ohio State University Extension https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu

Ohio Watershed Network

Ohio State University Extension

Paint Creek Watershed Project

Watersheds: 
Paint Creek
Counties: 
Ross, Highland, Fayette, Clinton, Greene, Madison, Pickaway
Contact Name: 
Julie Brown
Job Title: 
Watershed Coordinator
Affiliation: 
Ross, Highland, Fayette, Clinton, Greene, Madison, and Pickaway SWCDs
Address: 
475 Western Ave., Suite H
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Phone: 
(740) 772-4110, ext. 117
Fax: 
(740) 775-5623
HUC: 
05060003
The Paint Creek Watershed Project began in 1994 as a local Soil and Water Conservation District initiative to reduce erosion in the watershed. Today, they have recieived over 2 million dollars and work with multiple agencies and grassroots groups to protect the Paint Creek Watershed. The mission of the group is to work together in the Paint Creek Watershed to improve the water quality and management through best management practices and education. The Project provides cost share to landowners and a multitude of education activities from conservation day camps to canoe floats and everyone is envited to attend.
HUC8: 
05060003
HUC11: 
05060003010
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