Tag: water

Headwaters Welcomes New Watershed Coordinator

Elizabeth M. Looney Watershed Coordinator Headwaters, Inc. Hello!My name is Elizabeth Looney and I am the new Watershed Coordinator for Ky Headwaters! I have lived in Southeastern Kentucky most of my life and Letcher County has been my home for…

Fall 2011 Metals Sampling Results & Report

On November 19th, 2011, volunteers with Headwaters Inc. conducted heavy metals sampling of fourteen streams and twelve streambeds in the Kentucky River watershed of Letcher County. Headwaters, Inc. co-founder and former AmeriCorps VISTA Evan Smith and current VISTA Tarence Ray have…

KRWW Sampling Results

Kentucky Rivers and streams were tested to determine pathogen levels for the KRWW Round 1 Pathogen Summer Testing Cycle. The results are in and they speak for themselves. All levels that exceeded the water quality standard for recreation of 240…

Headwaters Update!

June has been an exciting and busy month for Headwaters, with a number of activities occurring.  Recently, team members have participated in the National River Rally in South Carolina, participated in outreach programs through summer camps, as well as continuing…

Community Calendar

There are great events going on in the Letcher County area! Eolia Garbage Clean Up, April 9th 2011, Starting at 9:00am The community of Eolia has scheduled a clean up for April 9th. The clean up crew will proceed from…