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.

Rain Barrels
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


Crisp, fall days are here and that means it’s time to start raking leaves, drinking apple cider, and winterizing your rain barrel. We know you wish you could use your Clean Stream Champion rain barrel all year long, but it’s important to prepare the rain barrel for winter so that

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Upcoming Events
01 Apr '23
Middle Run Tree Planting
  • Polly Drummond Rd., , .
  • April 1, 2023
  • Saturday @ 9:00 am

Our Middle Run Tree Planting occurs every year to support our effort to make the 860-acre Middle Run Natural Area ever more attractive for native wildlife. Join us at this annual event to help us plant trees! Individuals, families, friends, scouts, and other groups interested in helping: bring your muscles […]

06 May '23
Native Plant Sale
  • Coverdale Farm Preserve, Greenville, DE.
  • May 6, 2023
  • Saturday @ 9:00 am