Justin Ellis has spent the last
seven years working to educate, inform and inspire Alabama citizens of
the beauty and uniqueness of Alabama's waterways.
He served as the Watershed Leadership
Director of the Alabama Rivers Alliance from 1997 until 2001 where he
organized grassroots community groups to protect local streams and
In 2001 he became the leading
researcher for the "Citizen's Guide to Alabama Rivers" series developed
by Alabama Water Watch with funding from EPA and ADEM.
He currently serves as the Executive
Director of a small watershed protection organization in the North
Georgia Mountains known as the Soque River Watershed Association. In his
free time he serves as the Board President for the Georgia River
Network, enjoys further developing this website, and tries to canoe and
Mountain Bike in and around north Georgia as much as humanly possible.
Comments, suggestions, photographs, and
other material that can assist in the development of this website are
highly encouraged. Justin can be reached by e-mail at