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Connecting the Community to the River
A lot of our work to improve water quality, conserve and restore land, and educate the next generation of watershed stewards would not be possible without our fantastic volunteers throughout the community.Learn How to Volunteer
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Adopt-A-Storm Drain Program
Help keep our local waterways clean by helping to maintain a storm drain in the downtown and southside neighborhoods! Read More
Shop at Second Gear & Support RiverLink
We want to thank Second Gear for their generous support of our mission to protect the French Broad River! Read More
Innovative Stormwater Project
DIS in the Mountains is a pilot research project to find innovative solutions to stormwater in steep slope areas. Read More
Read about our various updates for our programs and projects that are working to preserve the French Broad River and its watershed.More News
Second Gear Supports RiverLink
We want to thank Second Gear for their generous support of our mission to protect the French Broad River! Both of our organizations share a… Read More
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Karen Cragnolin Park
Named in honor of RiverLink’s founding Executive Director, this 5.33-acre tract of land in the French Broad River Park corridor has gone through an impressive transformation from former junkyard to reclaimed, open greenspace.View More
Woodfin Greenway & Blueway
The Greenway & Blueway project is an ambitious $18.1 million effort to construct five miles of greenway along the French Broad River and Beaverdam Creek, new river access sites, the new Silver-Line Park, expansion of Riverside Park, and creation of the in-stream Wave feature for whitewater paddling and surfing enthusiasts.View More
Due to the continually evolving COVID-19 situation, we are easing back into in-person events. We are still working hard to protect the watershed and connect our community to the river and we hope to have more public events soon!