The public is invited to the next general meeting of the Boone Watershed Partnership, Tuesday, Oct. 15, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Board Room at Winged Deer Park Headquarters, 4137 Bristol Highway, Johnson City.
Gabby Lynch, program manager for The Nature Conservancy’s Tennessee Chapter is the featured speaker. Lynch, who is also a member of the Doe Mountain Recreation Authority, is leading the development of the Doe Mountain Recreation Area in northeast Tennessee, This is a pilot project seeking to spur economic growth via Adventure Tourism in a distressed, rural county. Lynch will provide an overview of the management plan and the progress of the project to date. For more information, visit www.doemountain.org.
The Boone Watershed Partnership, Inc. is a 501 (c ) (3) nonprofit organization that works with local users, regional, state and federal entities, educators and others to identify and address water resource issues in the Boone Watershed, an area of about 686 square miles lying in Sullivan, Washington and Carter counties of Tennessee and Washington County of Virginia.
For more information, visit www.boonewatershed.com.