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Name of the Organization
West River Watershed Youth Council
Contact Person
Doreen Abubakar
Contact phone
203-415-3646
E-mail
doreenabubakar@hotmail.com
Website
http://wrws.teamr.com
Interest
Youth
Description Interest
The West River Watershed Youth Council was organized by Doreen Abubakar a West River Business Owner and Resident. She developed a program that would invest in youth being trained in learning activities to engage others in learning about the West River Watershed, wetlands restoration, invasive species and storm drainage and water ecology. The community youth will become educators. Our focus is to bring youth lead projects that will foster competent , capable, caring neighborhoods to become stewards of the watershed.

We hope that by engaging neighborhood youth and adults to create sustainablity, reproducible environmental improvements in their own local communities will impact the quality our watershed.

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At 11:04am on February 25, 2011, Aleta E. Staton said…
I didn't know that you were instrumental in this element of our community.  Kudos!  My family has owned property in West River for 35 years.  How can I help?
At 3:43pm on September 28, 2010, Kathleen Hagearty said…
Doreen

Nice to see you. I am glad to see how well you are doing; I will have to have Luis catch up with you.
At 7:03pm on September 21, 2010, Lee Cruz said…
Doreen,
Welcome to GNH Community. Glad to see you are already posting pictures. I will feature these pictures. Look for notice about this in your email and on Twitter and facebook.
Lee
 
 
 

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