N. Fork Reservoir Tours

Where does your water come from?
RiverLink and the City of Asheville invite all youth and school groups to venture out to Black Mountain to tour the North Fork Reservoir and learn about the processes necessary to facilitate and distribute safe drinking water throughout the community.

The tour takes around 1 1/2 hours and topics discussed include:

  • Watershed dynamics
  • Filtration and chlorination
  • Water quality testing
  • Distribution and control operations

Reservations are required. Please contact Keisha Lipe, City of Asheville Stormwater Quality Specialist for tour reservations.

For more information about RiverLink’s water quality education program, please contact the Education Coordinator at 828-252-8474 x18 or education@riverlink.org.

“People shouldn’t take water for granted any more than they should take food or any other fuel for granted.  In the near future clean water will become more and more a scarce and important commodity in the world. It’s really a miracle that we can just turn on a faucet and expect clean water to gush forth.

-Wilma Dykeman

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Apr
12
Wed
10:00 am Volunteer Information Session Mo... @ RiverLink Offices
Volunteer Information Session Mo... @ RiverLink Offices
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Volunteer Information Session Morning @ RiverLink Offices | Asheville | North Carolina | United States
The information session will detail all of RiverLink’s volunteer positions in a 30 minute Powerpoint presentation. Volunteers will have a chance to fill out a volunteer application, and the Volunteer Coordinator will be available to[...]
5:30 pm Volunteer Information Session Ev... @ RiverLink Offices
Volunteer Information Session Ev... @ RiverLink Offices
Apr 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Volunteer Information Session Evening @ RiverLink Offices | Asheville | North Carolina | United States
The information session will detail all of RiverLink’s volunteer positions in a 30 minute Powerpoint presentation. Volunteers will have a chance to fill out a volunteer application, and the Volunteer Coordinator will be available to[...]
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20
Thu
11:45 am RiverLink Bus Tour @ RiverFront Bus Tour
RiverLink Bus Tour @ RiverFront Bus Tour
Apr 20 @ 11:45 am – 2:30 pm
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May
10
Wed
10:00 am Volunteer Information Session Mo... @ RiverLink Offices
Volunteer Information Session Mo... @ RiverLink Offices
May 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Volunteer Information Session Morning @ RiverLink Offices | Asheville | North Carolina | United States
The information session will detail all of RiverLink’s volunteer positions in a 30 minute Powerpoint presentation. Volunteers will have a chance to fill out a volunteer application, and the Volunteer Coordinator will be available to[...]
5:30 pm Volunteer Information Session Ev... @ RiverLink Offices
Volunteer Information Session Ev... @ RiverLink Offices
May 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Volunteer Information Session Evening @ RiverLink Offices | Asheville | North Carolina | United States
The information session will detail all of RiverLink’s volunteer positions in a 30 minute Powerpoint presentation. Volunteers will have a chance to fill out a volunteer application, and the Volunteer Coordinator will be available to[...]

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