"The Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy taught me that there are many different people with many different skills involved in watershed leadership.  It taught me how important it is to include people from varied disciplines, and to take the time to understand where they are coming from.  ...  The Academy helped me cultivate relationships with people with a different skill set and viewpoint to work with me in "our" watershed." - A participant

Watershed Support Networkupport Network Organizations (pdf)

A number of Indiana organizations and agencies can provide technical, policy, fundraising, regulatory, planning and visioning, community outreach, program evaluation, and media assistance for watershed groups. The Indiana Watershed Leadership program is working to strengthen the connections between available assistance and the watershed groups who need help. We have created a draft table of organizations and agencies that watershed groups may contact with their questions.

List of Organizations

A draft list of agencies that can contribute to watershed management has been developed. We welcome comments on this document! Please send suggestions for additions to Jane Frankenberger (frankenb@purdue.edu).

IDEM Regional Watershed Specialists
There are regional watershed specialists working for The Indiana Department of Environmental Management. These individuals are available to assist watershed groups with planning and implementation needs.