Research LabEducation / Research

In order to carry out our mission to empower others to build and operate green buildings, W A T E R S H E D has a strong focus on education. Since 2008, W A T E R S H E D has provided green building training to over thousands of design and construction professionals and an introduction to green building concepts to school children across the southeast. In our research partnerships, Watershed pushes the boundaries of green building knowledge and serves as a bridge from theory to practice.

Contact us to schedule a speaking engagement or to discuss a research partnership.


Research Partnerships

Through partnerships with research institutions and non-profits W A T E R S H E D is involved into research into the environmental impacts of building materials, performance testing of green building strategies, and demonstration projects. We are able to utilize the data generated by this research and create educational programs, white papers, and pilot credits for green building rating systems. We are passionate about pushing the boundaries of green building knowledge. Please get in touch with us, if you would like to discuss a research partnership.

“The Watershed presentations were a well balanced blend of “big picture” and detail –
just enough to connect with both a beginner and a more experienced professional audience”

David W. Hinson, FAIA, Head, School of Architecture, Auburn University