Thank you for being a Clean Stream Champion! Consider taking the following next steps:
GreeNCC is County Executive Matt Meyer’s environmental initiative, which entails leading by example and educating the public about environmentally green practices. Even small actions taken by homeowners can have a huge impact on our waters and natural environment!
Learn more at GreeNCC.
This project is sponsored by New Castle County Public Work Department.
Yes! There are a few annual clean-up and volunteer events that happen in New Castle County every year including the Christina River Clean-Up and the Middle Run Tree Planting.
The Delaware Nature Society (DNS) is an environmental non-profit organization whose mission is to connect people with the natural world to improve our environment through education, advocacy and conservation. Their focus includes healthy waters, protecting habitats and wildlife, and working and natural lands. They connect people to the natural world through programs and events for children and adults of all ages.
The Clean Stream Champion program and the Great Schools, Clean Streams program are related, but not the same! New Castle County residents that signed pledges for the Great Schools program are not automatically considered Clean Stream Champions – they still need to sign the pledge.