University of Maryland Extension

Harford County Watershed Stewards Academy

Interested in keeping your local creeks, rivers, and streams clean? Want to be involved in protecting the Chesapeake Bay? Become a leader in your community by training to be a Master Watershed Steward!

Through a comprehensive training program stewards learn to identify factors that impact stream health, educate neighbors about water quality issues, and implement projects that have a meaningful and positive impact on local water resources.
The Watersheds Stewards Academy (WSA) is a joint program administered by Harford County Government and University of Maryland Sea Grant Extension.

*Teachers can now receive 5 MSDE credits for completing the program!*

Harford WSA Class 2017

Harford Streams WSA class members visit small and large scale stormwater management practices.

Become a Steward!

Click here for more information and the application. Attend an information session on May 14, 2019 to learn more and meet some local Stewards.


For more information about the Harford County WSA, please contact your local UMD Sea Grant Extension Educator Kelsey Brooks, or Laura Coste' in the Harford County Watershed Protection and Restoration office at or (410) 638-3217 ext 2448.

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