Public Comments Requested for Water Infrastructure

The National Environmental Justice Advisory Council (NEJAC) is a federal advisory committee established to provide advice and recommendations to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding environmental justice issues. NEJAC holds public comments sessions in order to gather public input related…

Bad Branch Designated a Wild River

The Kentucky Division of Water has designated Bad Branch a Wild River. This designation includes the Kentucky 932 bridge upstream to the headwaters. Bad Branch Falls is one of the largest waterfalls in Kentucky. Be sure to take a look…

KRWW Pathogen Sampling Event

Members of Headwaters participated in the Kentucky River Watershed Watch Pathogen Sampling Event on May 13th and 14th. Various samples were collected from streams throughout the North Fork watershed and taken to a local lab for E. coli testing. E.…

North Fork Litter Cleanup

On Saturday the 16th, a group of Letcher County Central High School students joined Headwaters in a stream cleanup along the North Fork. By the end of the morning¬†about 80 large bags of litter were removed from the banks of…

Certification for Water Sampling Offered

  Join in a water sampling training with Headwaters in order to become certified or re-certified to sample local stream water. Those in attendance at the¬†training will receive water test kits for participation in Kentucky River Watershed Watch and Cumberland…