The Stream Stewards program is for people who want to learn about, protect, and preserve freshwater resources. During the course, you will study local land and freshwater issues while connecting with other like-minded people who are making a difference in the community.
- Streams and riparian areas
- Forest health and diseases
- Wetlands and aquatic insects
- Fish and wildlife
- Human interactions with their watershed
This six-week class is offered annually – check back in November for 2018 training dates. If you would like to be contacted when the next class is scheduled, please sign up here.
After the training, we will provide and connect you with exciting opportunities to volunteer around Kitsap County.
Here are some resources to get you started as a stream steward:
- Blue Thumb Gardening: Ten tips for protecting water quality while helping your garden grow
- Kitsap Stream Habitat
- Kitsap Stream Bugs – The Big Three
- Kitsap County Watershed Map
- What’s the problem with dog poop?
- Natural Yard Care: 5 steps to make your piece of the planet a healthier place to live!
- Vehicle Washing: Runoff Pollutes
- Car Washing Tips
- Car Maintenance Tips
- 4 reasons to kick the weed & feed habit
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