Southeast Watershed Forum Vision

  • We seek a future where growth and development are managed to enhance, not degrade the quality of our environment and the quality of life we seek for ourselves and our children.
  • We believe in helping communities grow and develop in ways that protects our lakes, rivers, streams, groundwater and coastal waters.
  • We work with decision-makers to help them understand the impact of land use on the region’s water quality and quantity.
  • We believe in a future where all citizens can enjoy their water resources without fear of contamination.
  • We believe in a future that protects the global diversity of freshwater species unique to our region.
  • We believe that our farms, forests, rivers, lakes, streams and coastal waters are a special legacy of the South. Their protection is vital to a prosperous economy and high quality of life.