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Clark County Soil and Water Conservation
Mission: "Inspiring community involvement through teaching, leading, and providing technical assistance to keep our natural resources abundant, fertile and clean."
Center for Watershed Protection
Mission: "Founded in 1992, the Center for Watershed Protection is a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation that provides local governments, activists, and watershed organizations around the country with the technical tools for protecting some of the nation's most precious natural resources: our streams, lakes and rivers."
Floyd County Soil and Water Conservation
This site was created to "provide you with a better understanding of stormwater and why we are involved in "controlling" it."
About: "The program was started in 1994 to increase public awareness of water quality issues and concerns by training volunteers to monitor stream water quality."
International Erosion Control Association
About: "The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is the world’s oldest and largest association devoted to helping members solve the problems caused by erosion and its byproduct—sediment."
Kentuckians for the Commonwealth
This is a broad reaching group of community organizers. The KFTC was formed in the 1970s around mining and continues to offer mining tours throughout Appalachia.
New Albany Sormwater Board
Mission: "Since it’s creation in September 2006, our Board’s mission has been to: provide fiduciary oversight of the stormwater user fee; oversee implementation of the stormwater quantity / drainage program; and oversee implementation of the stormwater quality program and related permits."
Water Quality Information Center
About: "The center collects, organizes, and communicates the scientific findings, educational methodologies, and public policy issues related to water quality and agriculture."