Committees

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Committees are open to the public and include members of our board, staff and membership to work toward specific goals in the watershed.

Recreation Committee

Mission Statement: To create awareness of Jacobs Creek Watershed Association through accessible recreation with an educational component, while connecting ALL ages, ALL interests, and ALL regions to our watershed. 

Chair: Stacey Magda (Logistics Co-Chair), Nicole Seese (Fundraising Co-Chair)
Meetings: First Tuesday of the Month at 5 pm in JCWA Offices
BIG Events: Mentored Youth Trout Day, Coal & Coke Trail Bike Ride, Annual Fishing Derby, The Headwaters Party, hike, boating, geocache, and MORE!
Check out the Recreation Website

Education Committee

Mission Statement: Building community and encouraging conservation through shared knowledge. 

Chair: Annie Quinn
Events: SCHOLARSHIP ($1,500!), Trout in the Classroom, Field Trips, Camp-Outs, Tot Time @ the Lake, and MORE!
Check out the Education Website

Project Committee

Mission Statement: To Conserve, restore, and rehabilitate Jacobs Creek through best management practices in stream bank stabilization and stormwater mitigation as prioritized by our Watershed Implementation Plan

Chair: Mike Barrick
Check out the Project Website

Clean-Up Committee

Mission Statement: The identification, planning and safe removal of TRASH, TIRES, and DEBRIS from our creek. 

Chair: Zack Cavalier
Meetings: First Monday of the Month at 4 pm in JCWA Offices
Events: Adopt-A-Highway Clean-Up, Crick (Creek) Falls Clean-Up, ORSANCO RiverSweep, Tire Round-UP
Check out the Clean-Ups Website

Introducing JCWA’s newest committee:

The Tree Stewards

Mission Statement: To plant, monitor, and MAINTAIN healthy trees and riparian buffers in our watershed.

Chair: TBD
Events: Spring Tree Planting, Fall Tree Planting, and MORE!