Grant #50

Independence Lake Forest Management Plan

This project entails the development of a forest management plan for Independence Lake watershed property recently purchased by The Nature Conservancy.  The plan will focus on the development of appropriate policies and guidelines to protect the watershed from catastrophic fires which would have an adverse impact on water quality of Independence Lake.

TMWA Benefit:

TMWA will benefit through water quality protection of Independence Lake, a critical water supply reservoir for TMWA operations.