• River Swing 2017

    Click HERE to become a corporate sponsor!

    More event information at www.riverswing.org

  • The "Protecting Clean Rivers and Water" License Plates are Here!

    Get yours today!

  • Nashville's State Scenic River Declared Endangered in 2015

    One year later, major success:  New restrictions on Franklin's state water withdrawal permit set in July 2015, and major settlement agreement reached on May 10, 2016, to resolve HRWA Clean Water Act lawsuit regarding Franklin's operations of its sewage treatment plant.  Click here for how you can help!

  • Harpeth River Water Quality

    Find out why the Harpeth River is not meeting Water Quality Standards in the Summer HERE.


Federal Judge Approves Court Enforceable Settlement of HRWA Clean Water Act Lawsuit over Largest Sewage Treatment Plant on Harpeth

On August 9, 2016 Federal Judge approved court enforceable settlement between HRWA and City of Franklin that will involve steps by Franklin to limit pollutants from current sewage treatment plant and its expansion.  HRWA was represented by partner, Southern Environmental Law Center.


Volunteer Opportunities

Take a look at the wide variety of volunteer opportunities we have, from stream clean-ups to tree plantings to water quality monitoring!

Specialty License Plates

Find out how to get Your "Protecting Rivers and Clean Water" TN Plate. 

About our Watershed

Keep up to date on the latest news about what HRWA and our partners are doing to protect your natural resources.