Resource library

  Volunteer Metrics Handout   Watershed groups are doing good work. In fact, your volunteers' time is worth more than you  think. Use this handout to help your group keep track of your efforts.   Download

Volunteer Metrics Handout

Watershed groups are doing good work. In fact, your volunteers' time is worth more than you  think. Use this handout to help your group keep track of your efforts.

Download

  Source Water Protection Handout   Do you know where your drinking water comes from? Use this handout to spread the word about source water and why it's worth protecting.    Download

Source Water Protection Handout

Do you know where your drinking water comes from? Use this handout to spread the word about source water and why it's worth protecting. 

Download

  Make a Difference Handout   Volunteering is good for the environment, body, mind and community. Let's build a team of environmental stewards for the good of us all.     Download  

Make a Difference Handout

Volunteering is good for the environment, body, mind and community. Let's build a team of environmental stewards for the good of us all. 


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social media guide

 

Social media is essential for your watershed group to grow.

It is today’s foremost tool to increase membership, recruit volunteers for events, and attract donations. It is important that your watershed group maintains at least one platform, and keep it updated. This social media guide provides recommendations for Best Practices.

 
 

Watersheds of Allegheny County

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Use this map to locate all Allegheny County watersheds. 

We all live in a watershed. Raise awareness about watershed locations and help your community identify with their shared impact.


group building

 

How to Form a Watershed Group

Stages of Group Development                                                                   Vision Creation

How to Do Raffle                                                                                          Develop an Action Plan

Opportunistic Fundraising                                                                           Sample Fundraising

The Board and Fundraising                                                                        Why Events

Glossary of Special Events

Sample Stormwater Proclamation


Sponsorship Letter

Holding an event and need a sponsor? We can help.
Download this sample sponsorship letter, fill out your
information and you're on your way. 

 

Watersheds and Municipalities

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Find out which watersheds are in your municipality:

Bethel Park
Brentwood
Braddock Hills
Etna
Forward
Fox Chapel
Franklin Park


Don't see your municipality?