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Tip
Deicers-Magnesium chloride deicing products have fewer adverse environmental effects of our water and are not as corrosive as sodium chloride.  When looking for a deicing product, check labels to choose a deicer that fits your conditions and apply it early and sparingly.

Quote
"You could not step twice into the same rivers for other waters are ever flowing on to you." ~Heraclitus of Ephesus 

Events and Special Dates:

Dec. 7:  Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Dec. 21:  Winter Begins

Dec. 24:  Christmas Eve/Hanukkah

Dec. 25: Christmas

Dec. 26:  Kwanzaa 

Dec. 31:  New Year's Eve

What's Happening

photo contestKeep up with Clean Water events throughout year. See our main events at right, with more listed below.

Seasonal Photo Contest
The 2016/2017 Photo Contest kicks off July 1, 2016! Updated this year, contestants can submit up to two photos per season!
Photo: 10 Degree Morning by Linda Gillespie Minges Brook

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BC Water videos via our YouTube channel:

Seasonal Photo Contest

The 2016/2017 Photo Contest kicks off July 1, 2016. Updated this year, contestants can submit up to two photos per season! Find out more > >


Kanoe the Kazoo 2017

More information on 2017 floats coming soon!


Rain Barrel Sale

Dates and more information coming soon.


Where does your surface water go?

Click here to learn where the water from your property drains to, via the city of Battle Creek's mapping service.


 

Krazy for the Kazoo

Children's Water Festival

event event

October 7, 2017
Watershed-wide citizen cleanup of the Kalamazoo River and its tributaries

May 12, 2017
A free, educational event for fourth and fifth grade students and their teachers.