Missions and Goals

That the Association be recognized by its members, regulatory agencies and the community for excellence in promoting and fostering a healthy environment that is consistent with sustainable development.


  • Members will have an exemplary awareness of environmental management and risk prevention regulations, technologies and procedures.
  • Members will fully understand the impacts of stressors on the local ecosystem.
  • The Association will be recognized for its competency and reliability such that regulatory agencies will seek information, expert advice and comment from the Association and its members when developing environmental legislation and regulatory programs.
  • The Association will strive to maintain a well-informed community that will actively contribute to sound resolutions of environmental issues.

SLEA sponsors a “Go With the Flow” program in which groundwater flow care is introduced.

“River Critters” Another sponsored program which introduces students to the use of living organisms in the assessment of water quality and ecosystem health.