Cannon River Watershed Partnership Executive Director Bradley Frazier has resigned, citing a desire to explore new opportunities, the organization announcement Monday, March 20.

CRWP thanked Frazier for his service and dedication to clean water. Kristi Pursell was named interim executive director.

"I am honored to be named the interim executive director at CRWP in this time of transition and I would personally like to thank Brad for giving his time and talent to better the mission and work of the Cannon River Watershed Partnership. The staff of CRWP send our well-wishes on his future adventures," Pursell said in a statement.

CRWP is a nonprofit, member-based organization that works to stem the tide of water pollution through yearly cleanup activities and by partnering with landowners to adopt best land-use practices.