WHO WE ARE
The Powder Basin Watershed Council is a locally organized, voluntary, non-regulatory group established to maintain and improve the conditions of the Powder Basin watershed. A watershed is an area that provides our drinking water, habitat and wildlife, soil in which we grow our food, and streams, rivers and lakes we use for fishing, boating and swimming. We all share a common interest in having a healthy watershed.
COUNCIL VISION STATEMENT
We recognize that our local prosperity is dependent upon current and future availability and quality of our waters. We are committed to ensure that we retain, restore, and enhance the health of our watershed.
The Council's mission is "to facilitate community-supported maintenance and restoration of the streams, rivers, and lakes within our watersheds
COUNCIL MISSION STATEMENT
In the fulfillment of our vision, our objectives are to:
Analyze watershed conditions.
Develop short and long range plans and projects to protect or improve the watershed conditions.
Educate the community about the watershed conditions and function.
Enlist the people in the community to participate in the projects.
Develop peer and/or legislative partnerships when needed to achieve results.
Remain in compliance with legislative and legal requirements.