Community Involvement


MARCH 2024 – The 2024 Central Shenandoah Watershed Wellness Mini-Grant application is now available through Friday, March 29. The program grant guide and application are attached, and you can also find the documents on the CSPDC WIP page.

The Watershed Wellness Mini-Grant is available to localities, non-profits, and educational institutions in the five-county CSPDC region. The grant funds up to $3,500 for small stormwater best management practice (BMP) projects that improve water quality and reduce runoff in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The grant is 100% funded, and no match is required. Applicants can apply for more than one grant.


The South River Watershed Coalition participates in and supports local events to share news and information and support outreach opportunities that inform and educate the community, residents, businesses, and visitors on watershed protection and conservation to preserve the South River as a resource for future generations.