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New Year, New Programs, New Members!

Traditionally, Stormwater SMART's main focus in stormwater outreach has been direct education. Public education and outreach about stormwater can be achieved through the distribution of educational materials to communities, or by facilitating relevant activities about the impacts of stormwater discharging into local water bodies. The objective of this outreach is to advise the public on steps they can take to help reduce pollutants in stormwater runoff.

We at Stormwater SMART achieve outreach in our communities by facilitating programs at various schools, libraries, cooperative extensions, summer camps, festivals, and more throughout the Piedmont Triad. When it comes to school programming, we deliver hands-on programs that also correlate with the NC Essential Standards for K - 12 students.

With the start of a new year, Stormwater SMART is adding a new component to its' education and outreach program: mass media. Mass media is indirect education in that is it any means of commu…

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