Resources for Student Education

Below you’ll find resources for conducting watershed and stormwater education activities for students.


EcoExpress brings environmental subjects to life through the power of visual storytelling. It takes local, relevant, story-based video segments, aligns them with standards, and backs them up with classroom guides, community-based service learning projects, extension activities, and a network of other resources and teacher's ideas to provide educators with the tools they need to engage today's ''wired'' students in ways to which they relate.

EPA’s Water: Office of Wetlands, Oceans & Watersheds Kid’s Page
At this website, you’ll find a variety of education resources on the following topics:  Wetlands, Drinking Water, Estuaries, Waters of the USA, and more.  Under each topic, you’ll find a variety of tools such as games and activities to engage youth while also educating them about water-related environmental issues.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Stormwater Education for Kids
Visit this website for a variety of information regarding educating students about stormwater.  This site includes student activities, a stormwater sleuth comic book, and resources for educators. 


EPA Nonpoint Source Kids Page
Visit this website for activities and watershed education for kids.

Clean Water Education Partnership
This website includes activities designed to educate kids of all ages on stormwater pollution and everybody-needs-to-help solutions!

Watershed Classroom Curriculum
This website includes a collection of activities for use in educating students.  Topics include: General Watershed Activities, Water Quality, Aquatic Ecology, and Ecosystems.

Just for Kids
Visit this website for a variety of information for use in educating students about stormwater management.  You’ll find Stormwater Education videos, Alternative Household product recipes, student activities, and more.

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 Educational Materials

The Point, Larger Version
Green Roof, Larger Version
Lake Arthur, Larger Version

Who We Are

Erin Kepple Adams
Claire Jordy

Pennsylvania Stormwater Regulations

State & Federal Water Laws
Federal Laws | Pennsylvania Code

Regulatory Agencies & Legislative Resources



Watershed Information and Regional Watershed Conservation Plans

GIS Data Sources

Green Infrastructure


Regional Stakeholders

Key Contacts


Grants & Funding Resources

Land Use/Land Cover
Allegheny | Armstrong | Beaver |
Bulter | Fayette | Greene | Indiana |
Lawrence | Washington |


Water Resource Maps
MS4 Communities in the SPC Region
Act 167 Watersheds

NFIP Communities in the SPC Region Impaired Waterways by Source
Designated Uses in SPC Region
Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) for Impaired Waterways
Population Density
Bedrock Formations


Municipal Separate Stormwater System (MS4)

SPC Educational Resources

SPC Workshop Materials


Stormwater Management & Best Management Practices

Free Educational Webinars and Online Training

Resources for Student Education


SWPA's Homeowner's Guide To Stormwater

Climate Change and Water Resources

Resources for Water Suppliers & Wastewater Managers

Additional Water
Quality Information

UPDATED! Quick Resource Guide to the MS4 Program

Quick Resource Guide for Winter Maintenance BMPs

Education Materials SPC Water Resource Center