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Healthy Watersheds Report Released

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Clinch-Powell Clean Rivers Initiative (CPCRI) have released the Integrated Assessment of Watershed Health in the Clinch and Powell River System.  The purpose of this report is to characterize the relative health of watersheds in the Clinch and Powell River System to guide future protection, restoration, and education activities.  Areas defined as most healthy will become priorities for additional conservation effort.  A copy of the report can be found here.  Fact sheets are under development and will be posted soon!