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  • Bill with KidsBill Malatinsky, SPU’s specialist for Watershed Outreach & Education, chats with kids on a field trip.

Roll up your sleeves to improve habitat for urban watersheds, meet new friends and have fun helping to restore our waters:

Small Actions Add Up to Big Changes – You can help at home…

You can help slow stormwater by capturing rain from your rooftop and directing it to a raingarden or cistern. Learn more about the RainWise Program.

If you live next to a creek or stream here are some tips for you.

If you live on a lakefront property, learn about alternatives to conventional shoreline armoring, stressing the aesthetic and ecological benefits of plants and beaches.

Green Shoreline Manual for Homeowners (pdf)