by Hannah Traverse on 07/07/2021
“Arizona is one of the driest states in the country. Water is precious here. This makes the watershed improvement projects completed by GEM Environmental Corps all the more important.
Based in Prescott, AZ, the GEM Corps team was introduced to watershed restoration work in the spring of 2021 when they participated in the annual Granite Creek Cleanup hosted by Prescott Creeks, a local nonprofit. The GEM Corps AmeriCorps members contributed to pulling upwards of three tons of waste from Granite Creek and surrounding lands. Since then, GEM Corps has partnered with Prescott Creeks on subsequent projects at Watson Woods Riparian Preserve, a critical habitat area managed by Prescott Creeks….”
Read the full story on The Corps Network blog.