University of Maryland Extension

St. Mary's County Watershed Stewards Academy

Are you looking to improve local water quality?


The Watershed Stewards Academy (WSA) is a great opportunity to learn how to solve stormwater problems in your community and join a local network of energized leaders!

Started in 2016, University of Maryland Extension in partnership with St. Mary's County government offers stewards hands-on and classroom training in a diverse range of topics including: watershed processes, stormwater best management practice installation and maintenance, native plants, project funding and permitting, community engagement, and much more!

St. Mary's County Watershed Stewards visit a bioretention pond on the stormwater tour.



For more information, please visit the St. Mary's County WSA website or contact one of the program coordinators below.

Nicole Basenback at 301-475-4484

Jackie Takacs at 240-393-6508.


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