Homeowner Guide to Make Your Property Bay Friendly

Sample public education and outreach document.  Intended for residential audiences, this manual explains how...

Author: Chesapeake Stormwater Network

Date published: 2013

Nonpoint Source Outreach Toolbox

This toolbox contains a wealth of resources for public agencies and other organizations seeking to educate the public about stormwater pollution.  It includes a...

Author: US Environmental Protection Agency

Date published: Ongoing

Soak Up the Rain Customizable Outreach Tools

Customizable outreach tools such as business cards, banners, posters, etc. 

Author: EPA

Date published: Ongoing

Using Rainwater to Grow Livable Communities: Sustainable Stormwater Best Management Practices 

Provides resources for effective communication and implementation of green infrastructure concepts, as well as...

Author: Water Environment Research Foundation 

Date published: Ongoing

Building the Case for Green Infrastructure: Outreach and Education

Addresses community outreach strategies and lessons learned from two successful stormwater...

Author: US Environmental Protection Agency

Date published: 2016

Community Outreach Toolkit: Supporting the Reduction of Nutrient Pollution in the Mississippi-Atchafalaya River Basin

Provides a framework for developing effective communications materials, with chapters on developing key...

Author: US EPA

Date published: 2012

Connect with Nature at Anacostia River

Two-minute video about stream cleanups in the Anacostia River watershed.  Describes a collaboration between...

Author: The Nature Conservancy

Date published: Undated

Guidelines for Maintaining Streams in Your Community

A simple guide to help residents, businesses, and municipal governments understand Pennsylvania regulations...

Author: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Date published: 2017

Let's Be Stormwater Smart (PA)

An excellent model outreach tool, this short video introduces the problem of stormwater and shares how...

Author: Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Date published: Undated

Mr. Raindrop: Help Be a Solution to Water Pollution

A humorous 30-second public service video that follows a raindrop on its journey through a neighborhood and...

Author: Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Date published: 2015

National Flood Insurance Program website

FEMA's website with comprehensive information on the National Flood Insurance Program.  Includes resources for...

Author: Federal Emergency Management Association

Date published: Ongoing

One Drop: Why We Need Green Infrastructure

Two-minute animation illustrating the benefits of green infrastructure.  With creative visual storytelling...

Author: American Rivers

Date published: 2012

Rain Gardens Technical Guide: A Landscape Tool to Improve Water Quality

This guide has been compiled as a resource for individuals, groups and organizations interested in creating a...

Author: Virginia Department of Forestry

Date published: 2014

RiverSmart Homes: Getting Smart about Runoff in Washington, DC

12-minute video that tells the success story of DC's award-winning RiverSmart Homes retrofit program. Featuring testimonials from homeowners as...

Author: US Environmental Protection Agency

Date published: 2011

Running Meetings: Lead with Confidence, Move Your Project Forward, Manage Conflicts

This short book guides readers through the basics of leading an effective meeting including: crafting a useful...

Author: Harvard Business Review

Date published: 2014

Solutions to Stormwater Pollution: Easy Things You Can Do Every Day to Protect Our Water

Sample factsheet developed by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to educate residents and...

Author: New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection

Date published: Undated

Stormwater Fees Literature Review

Prepared for the Pennsylvania Stormwater Authority, this report catalogs the most successful arguments for and...

Author: Water Words that Work, LLC

Date published: 2014

The Spring Creek Stormwater Activity Book

A children's activity booklet designed to teach kids about water resources and stormwater pollution.  Includes...

Author: College, Ferguson, Harris, and Patton Townships; Penn State; and State College Borough

Date published: 2015