2021 NFWF Innovative Nutrient and Sediment Reduction Grant – Join us on January 7 from 1-2 p.m. to coordinate applications coming from partner organizations in Lancaster County. Register here.
Letter of Interest Due Date: January 15, 2021
Full Proposal Due Date: March 1, 2021
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the federal-state Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) partnership, is soliciting proposals to restore water quality and habitats of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributary rivers and streams.
Stormwater Lunch & Learn Mini Series – more coming in the new year!
View the 2020 recorded sessions on YouTube
Inspired by the MS4orum, the Stormwater Action Team and the Lancaster County Clean Water Consortium held multiple one-hour webinars, topics ranging from collaborative MS4 projects to calculating agricultural BMPs to count for MS4 requirements. The recorded videos are available to all partners.
Lancaster Countywide Action Plan: An Update on the Plan to Restore Lancaster’s Waterways
Recorded session on YouTube
The Lancaster Countywide Action Plan outlines Lancaster's path for achieving nitrogen and phosphorus reductions for clean and clear water throughout the county. On Friday, December 4, 2020 the Lancaster Countywide Action Plan Coordinator Team joined the Hourglass Foundation to provide an update on the progress of the plan.
Water Cooler Talk: Climate Change and Water Resources in Pennsylvania
December 30, 2020, 12 a.m. to 1 p.m. // Zoom
Join PennState Extension for the Water Cooler Talk: Climate Change and Water Resources in Pennsylvania webinar and gather around the virtual water cooler as one collective water resource community! Benjamin Watson, Coastal Climate Extension Specialist, will discuss how climate change is rewriting water use, availability, and management in Pennsylvania, with effects on our human and natural systems.
Wild & Scenic Virtual Film Festival
January 21, 2021, 7 p.m. // Zoom
The Wild & Scenic Film Festival brings together incredible selections of films that inform, inspire, and ignite solutions and possibilities to restore the earth and human communities while creating a positive future for the next generation. Festival-goers can expect to see award winning films about nature, community activism, adventure, conservation, water, energy and climate change, wildlife, environmental justice, agriculture, Native American and indigenous cultures.
2021 Best Urban BMP Award Submissions
Submissions due February 5, 2021
The Chesapeake Stormwater Network is excited to announce that submissions for the 2021 BUBBAs contest will be accepted through February 5, 2021.