Voices

Recognizing the local is a reflection of national and international trends, Urban Waterways seeks to bring together a network of community leaders, scholars, developers, concerned citizens, and civic leaders to share their personal experiences of and advocacy for their waterways and communities.

Dennis Chestnut and Vaughn Perry

The Watershed Stewards Academy is heavily funded through DOEE.

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Dennis Chestnut and Vaughn Perry

Dr. David Holt

The University of Southern Mississippi has an oral history project...

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Dr. David Holt

Tom Bolton

Most rivers disappeared because they became polluted.

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Tom Bolton

Paul Nelson

My family migrated over here from Bon Secour to find work...

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Paul Nelson