Protecting our natural
resources for generations to
come is what we do.
Enhancing dissolved oxygen
in Tomahawk Creek,
Overland Park, Kansas is an
The Watershed Institute began as a concept for solving natural resource problems in an effective, natural
manner, by using an inter-disiplinary group of natural resource professionals with expertise in the sciences,
business, legal and public affairs. The concept began in 1996. Brock Emmert is one of the original founders
in 2002. It was incorporated in 2004 when Frank Austenfeld was added as the Executive Director. Austin
Roth, David Partridge and Jenn Larsen are also on staff.
Some of the recent activities
of TWI include:
A little about what we do:
We are a seasoned interdisciplinary team with experience and expertise in natural resource assessments and
monitoring, habitat assessments, stream enhancement and restoration design, streambank stabilization and
construction, wetland design and construction, and water law. We have the knowledge, resources, and abilities
to solve any natural resource problem or need. We also control funding of projects. Please contact us if you
have a project for consideration.
Watershed Institute, Inc. (not-for-profit) and Watershed Land Trust, Inc.