Turning ideas into environmental solutions. Caring for our Watersheds is an education program that engages students in preserving and improving their local watersheds. Caring for our Watersheds is a project of Nutrien in partnership with nonprofit organizations around the world. Earth Force is proud to be the host of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Caring for our Watersheds.
Caring for our Watersheds: Chesapeake Bay is open to grade 6-10 classrooms who attend school in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
Classrooms are asked to submit proposals that answer the question: “What can you do to improve your watershed?”
* Classrooms will compete for $6,000
* Participating schools and clubs are eligible for $10,000
* Implementation funding is available for $10,000. All classes are encouraged to implement their ideas
For more information about the 2021 Caring For our Watersheds contest as well as the 2021 Student Environmental Action Summit – check out the event website.
To learn more about the individual projects from this year take a look at some of the project reports students have been submitting: CFW Project Stories
For information on how to enter the contest visit the Caring for our Watersheds site: How it Works