Watershed Resources

Iowa Watershed Project Database

This interactive map of current and closed watershed projects in Iowa contains summaries of each watershed project including years active, funding, vision, and project goals.  Links are available in the summary page for the individual watershed project websites, social media, and downloadable watershed management plans if available.


Watershed Leadership Curriculum

This Watershed Group Development Guide has been organized into six major topic areas; Leadership, Watershed Group Development, Performance-based Environmental Management, Water Quality and Watersheds, Water Quality, Strategies for Teaching, and Topics of Interest. The topics can be utilized separately, or as a complete curriculum, according to the skill sets and information needs of the participants. Modules 4 and 16 have been included as topics of interest; other related topics could be substituted according to the interests of the group.

Water Quality Webinars

This collection of webinars covers water quality topics that are important for watershed coordinators and others who have an interest in water quality. The webinars are divided into six categories: General Water Quality, Land Use Practices, In-field Management Practices, Edge-of-field practices, Erosion, and Other Water Quality Topics.