Master Watershed Steward Certification Course

Watershed Stewards Academy is recruiting applicants for our upcoming Master Watershed Steward Certification Course.  The course will begin in October and consist of approximately 12-15 sessions.

Master Watershed Stewards are trained to work within their neighborhoods to address the problem of stormwater pollution coming from private property.  Stewards work at the community grass-roots level to introduce behaviors and projects that clean this polluted water on private properties.

If you know someone who might be interested in taking our certification course, please click the forward to a friend button at the bottom of this email!

We will hold a series of informational orientations for all prospective applicants in August and September.  A short presentation on the role of a Master Watershed Steward and a synopsis of the course will be followed by a question-and-answer session.  Attendance at an informational orientation is required before submitting an application. Applications are due by September 12th.

Informational Orientation Dates:
August 5th at 6:30pm
August 20th at 6:30pm
September 3rd at 6:30pm
September 10th at 6:30pm

Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center
975 Indian Landing Rd
Millersville, MD 21108

In addition to those dates, we will hold an information session at the Captain Avery Museum in ShadySide on August 4th, and an information session and Stormwater Tour in North County – location and date to be determined.

Click HERE for more information about the upcoming course, to register for an information session and to download an application.

If you are interested in becoming a Master Watershed Steward please take our short 5-question survey.  Your answers will help us to tailor the structure of the course to suit the needs of potential Steward Candidates.
To begin the survey click HERE.

Contact Suzanne Etgen:
(410) 222-3831   [email protected]



6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


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