More About WSA

WSA Students learning about a local stormwater management facility

WSA Students learning about a local stormwater management facility

What the Academy and Watershed Stewards Do:

Number of Master Watershed Stewards since Inception 35
Number of current Steward Candidates  9
Native Trees or Plants Installed 1,238
Square Footage of Best Management Projects 16,713
Square Footage of Impervious Drainage Area Treated 48,600
Volunteer Hours 7,719
People Reached 7,075
Storm Drains Stenciled 85
Square Footage of Invasive Plants Removed 1,002
Currently Engaged Homeowner Associations 14
Stream Assessments Conducted 56
Resident and HOA Site Assessments Conducted 141
Square Footage of Stream Side Forest Buffers Planted 21,780
Village Watershed Committees Founded 2
Presentations or Workshops 31
Average Yearly Number of residents attending events 1,755

Updated 08/23/2020

Contact the Howard County Watershed Stewards Academy for information about joining the program.