Explore. Learn. Conserve.
Newman Wetlands Center
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 come explore and connect to the natural world. We hope that each visitor will have the opportunity to not only find a peaceful place to enjoy nature, but to also 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, trail map, and more.
Stories Inspired by NWC
The Newman Wetlands Center app includes eight audio stories written by Georgia authors that can only be heard here.
All Terrain Chair
If you have mobility issues that prevent you from hiking, you can reserve our Action Trackchair to use while you're on site.
NWC is just a small part of our land's story. We invite you to learn about the people who lived on & explored this land before us.
Explore a variety of learning activities to print and use to engage with your children on your hike.
NWC is an excellent place to spot wildlife, whether you're an experienced photographer or brand new to exploring.
Throughout the year, Newman Wetlands Center hosts a variety of events dedicated to bringing the community together and providing fun and educational nature experiences.
Learn more about where your water goes by exploring the How’s My Waterway page. Enter your location and learn what waterway is nearest to you and how humans are impacting the water.