Become a Clean Stream Champion!

Clean water starts at home – the little changes you make can improve water for our health, our pets and wildlife.

Many of New Castle County’s waterways are polluted and much of it is coming from what we do in our own homes and yards.

You can be part of the solution to improve New Castle County’s water by pledging to help with these 5 easy steps.

Make a Difference

Together, New Castle County residents can make a difference.

Join Us – It’s free, simple, and we can help you get started. Take the Pledge!

Scoop Dog Poop - Clean Streams
Garden for Water & Life - Clean Streams
Only Rain Down the Drain - Clean Streams
Reduce Household Chemicals - Clean Streams
Cease the Grease - Clean Streams


The Clean Stream Champion Coloring Contest gave New Castle County kids the opportunity to practice their artistic skills, learn some everyday environmental science, and win some prizes. Nearly 650 kids entered the contest in one of two categories, coloring and freehand, by creating art representing one of the five Clean Stream Champion topics: Scoop the

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Upcoming Events
14 Nov '20
Rain Barrel Pick-Up
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  • November 14, 2020
  • Saturday @ 9:00 am

New Castle County residents who have pledge to be a Clean Stream Champion can purchase discounted rain barrels!  You must register to pick-up a rain barrel. Upcoming pickup dates and locations: Middle Run Natural Area:  Help plant at the Middle Run Tree Planting and pick-up your rain barrel!

21 Nov '20
Rain Barrel Pick-up
  • Glasgow Park, Newark, DE.
  • November 21, 2020
  • Saturday @ 10:00 am