Kids spraying water on landscape roads, houses, cars, and streams to show the impact of stormwater runoff

Learn About Stormwater

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Stormwater Runoff

Stormwater runoff is one of the leading causes of water pollution. This happens when rain flows off impervious surfaces into yards and streets. The water goes right to storm drains and streams - bringing pollution with it. 

Stormwater runoff is not cleaned at a treatment plant first like drinking water.

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Are you interested in learning more about how stormwater flows through our city? Schedule a visit with our stormwater educator at your next school, community, or business event.

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Stormwater demos (i.e. EnviroScape)
Stormwater education
Watershed model

Activities can be adapted for all ages (K-12 to adults)

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Educational Videos

These videos were done in partnership with Clean Water Education Partnership.

Stormwater Contest

Want to show us what you know about stormwater? Participate in our annual stormwater art contest



Carmela Teichman
Stormwater Outreach & Education Specialist 

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