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Welcome to our Watershed District.

The Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District works with citizens, government bodies, and organizations to improve water quality and support the conservation ethic that has evolved over our 40-year history.

We believe restoring and protecting our waters is the highest priority, while respecting our local history and preserving our water heritage.

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Cultivate Streamside Vegetation
Help keep our streams healthy! Removal of streamside vegetation almost always increases erosion.

Upcoming Events

Mon, Aug 21 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Thu, Aug 24 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Brittle Naiad Attack!
Posted on August 14, 2017
Healthy Lawns for Healthy Water
Posted on July 13, 2017

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