Key Program Dates and Deadlines
February 15: Re-Entry Deadline For Continuing Groundwater Guardians
Groundwater Guardians designated in the previous year must submit the following forms: Annual Entry Form, Team List, and activity plans by this date. Note: New teams may enter the program at any time!
August 31: Annual Reports Due For All Groundwater Guardians
All Groundwater Guardians working for current year designation need to submit their Annual Reports to the Foundation by August 31.
Fall: Designations Awarded
Designations are awarded each fall, following a meeting of the Groundwater Guardian Council's Review Committee, which discusses and awards designations.
A National Groundwater Guardian Designation Celebration is also held in the fall in connection with the Groundwater Foundation’s National Conference, held every other year.