River Access on the Dan and Environmental Park

Rockingham County, Madison, NC

This project will provide needed river access on Dan River; riparian forest improvement & environmental education. By using BMPs for watershed protection, we will: acquire property, develop access & park, remove invasive vegetation, & plant native vegetation.

Counties Impacted:

  • Rockingham County

​This project will allow us to educate our youth on the natural resources that surround them through intrepretative signage. It will also provide easy access to the river for those who want to enjoy our pristine bodies of water.

- County Manager Lance Metzler



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.