Basin-wide Water Loss Management Progam

Catawba-Wateree Water Management Group

The focus of the Water Loss Management Project is to evaluate water leakage and loss for its nineteen member utilities along the Catawba River in North and South Carolina. 

Counties Impacted:

  • Wilkes
  • Alexander
  • Watauga
  • Avery
  • Union
  • Burke
  • Mecklenburg
  • Caldwell
  • McDowell
  • Catawba
  • Lincoln
  • Cleveland
  • Iredell
  • Gaston
  • Kershaw
  • Fairfield
  • Chester
  • York
  • Lancaster

This grant will help us reduce daily water withdrawals from the Catawba River Basin in efforts to protect and sustain future water supplies. We thank Duke Energy for its support of our water conservation and water efficiency initiatives so that we can be better stewards of the water supplies in the Catawba River Basin.”

-- Fred Castles, Project Manager for the Water Loss Management Project



The Water Resource Fund from Duke Energy is a multiyear, $10 million commitment to protect and restore waterways in the Carolinas and neighboring states. Learn more about the projects we’ve supported, and how you can get involved.