Bionomic Educational Training Center (BETC)

BETC is a curricula-based workforce-development training program that teaches students how to design and install stormwater best management practices (BMPs). Students will install BMPs in Durham County during a 6-week summer internship program.
  • Durham

"The funding from this grant will allow the BETC team to install 10 to 15 Best Management Practices in the community reducing sediment and nutrient delivery to the Jordan & Falls Lake reservoirs.

- Mike Dupree, Agribusiness & Environmental Services Manager 



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 all 86 of the projects we’ve supported so far, and how you can get involved.