The following information was provided by Abigail Frost-King, Save Maumee President.
The purpose of Save Maumee Grassroots Organization is to preserve, protect and improve the ecosystems of the Upper Maumee River and watershed by increasing public awareness through advocacy, collaboration, education and hands-on projects. The organization operates as a charitable, nonprofit organization and is recognized as a 501 (c)(3) by the IRS. Our work since 2005 has been supported by memberships and 100% volunteer efforts.
Our current campaign is to reforest the most degraded watersheds that flow into the Great Lakes. Completed planting almost 3,000 trees along 1.5 miles of ditches.
We're also seeking a surveyor to run against Jeff Sorg, Allen County surveyor.