Georgia Project WET

Water Education Today

Educate. Empower. Act. We envision a world in which action-oriented education enables every child to understand and value water, ensuring a sustainable future.


Upcoming workshops and events


Project WET Educator Workshop

Cartersville /

Join Bartow County Extension and Keep Bartow Beautiful for this Project WET Educator workshop. Registration fee is $45 and includes all materials and lunch.


Free! Project WET Educator Workshop

Guyton /

The Ogeechee RiverKeeper, in partnership with GA Southern University and UGA Warnell School of Forestry will be hosting a Free Project WET Educator Workshop

Georgia River of Words

The River of Words Project is a free program designed to help K-12 students understand their sense of place by studying a watershed in their own environment then expressing what they discover through poetry and art. The art and poetry can then be entered into a national contest.

2022 Georgia River of Words Contest

The 2022 contest is closed! Stay tuned for more information for the 2023 contest. 

photo of student artwork

2022 Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 Georgia River of Words contest, and thank you to all of our participants!

David J., The River of Two Flamingos

ROW Teacher Resources

Need activity ideas or art/poetry examples to inspire your students? The free ROW Teacher's Guide contains information on Georgia's watersheds and ways to incorporate science, poetry, art and service learning into the classroom.