A volunteer picks up trash in a Raleigh stream to help reduce water pollution in our area.

Regional Creek Week in Raleigh

Promote and celebrate healthy waterways

Thank you to the volunteers that participated and celebrated Regional Creek Week with Raleigh Stormwater and the Clean Water Education Partnership!

2023 Creek Week Stats

Here are a couple stats from our 2023 Regional Creek Week events!

  • 99 volunteers participated in 8 total events (GSI Oh My, Rain Garden & Rain Barrel workshop, and various staffed/unstaffed cleanups) contributing 159.5 total man hours!
  • Volunteers collected ~2008 pounds of trash from House, Marsh, and Walnut Creeks
  • Our Marsh Creek Park event was accepted as an official Year of the Trail event!

Regional Creek Week Past Events

Two volunteers carrying a mattress that was cleaned up from a stream in Raleigh.

Two volunteers carrying a mattress from a stream during a cleanup event. 

#StormwaterSmart Campaign

Share an image near a body of water, creek, or stream in Raleigh and use #StormwaterSmart on social media to promote protecting our waterways and stormwater systems!

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Lead Department:
Engineering ServicesSustainability
Service Categories:
Stormwater

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