Town Run Watershed

Town Run Watershed
Preserve • Protect • Restore

Invasive Plant Removal

Bring your waders, boots tools & smiles to get IN the Run & pull OUT what DOESN’T Belong!!

Interactive Watershed Map

Explore the evolving ArcGIS map highlighting several features and critical infrasture within the watershed. 

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planting at Town Run

Planting Partners

In June volunteers from the Town Run Watershed Group and Shepherdstown Bee City removed invasive plants where Back Alley crosses Town Run. The area was covered with cardboard and mulch to suppress weeds and replanted with native plants suitable wetland areas. These plants will not only help to stabilize the bank of Town Run and reduce runoff, but will also provide beautiful and valuable habitat for pollinators, including bees and butterflies. In preparation for the planting,  Steering Committee member Suzie Patrick and Mayor Jim Auxer visited property owners near Back Alley to let them know of restoration plans and invite their participation. The Town Run

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