Newman Wetlands Center

Where land, water, & community converge

Who We Are

Newman Wetlands Center is a nature area dedicated to environmental education owned and operated by Clayton County Water Authority. We strive to provide a safe, welcoming environment for community members to explore and connect to the natural world. We hope that each visitor will have the opportunity to find a peaceful place to enjoy nature and thus, develop a deeper understanding of conservation and a passion for protecting our local watersheds. 

To learn more about visiting NWC, explore the links below.

Plan Your Visit

See details about site rules, hours of operation, and parking lot access.

Stories Inspired by NWC

Our app features eight engaging audio performances for all ages highlighting cultural and natural stories from the land.

All Terrain Chair

If you have mobility issues that prevent you from hiking, reserve our Action Trackchair to use while you're on site.

Cultural Connections

NWC is just a small part of our land's story. We invite you to learn about the people who explored this land before us.

School girls looking forward, holding clipboards
Self-guided Activities

Explore a variety of learning activities to print and use to engage with your children on your hike.

Male Red-Winged Blackbird calls from the top of a cattail flower
Wildlife Viewing

NWC is an excellent place to see wildlife, whether you're a wildlife expert or brand new to exploring.

Event Calendar

Newman Wetlands Center hosts a variety of events dedicated to bringing the community together and providing fun and educational nature experiences. 

A group of people look over boardwalk railing into shallow water. It's night time and they have headlamps and flashlights.
Grey & black logo: See Clayton County Georgia: Open to the World
Thank you to the Clayton County Tourism Authority for funding this website!
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