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Clean Water Clyde

Looking forward to seeing everyone in 2018!
A free, educational event for fourth and fifth grade students and their teachers.

Two kayakers enjoying the beauty of the Kalamazoo River

May – October
Fun and unique paddle trips introduce the beauty and recreational opportunities in our own backyard. Stay tuned for details!

Krazy for the Kazoo, October 7, 2017

October 6, 2018
Watershed-wide citizen cleanup of the Kalamazoo River and its tributaries

what's going on?

March 11-17
Groundwater Awareness Week
March 20
Spring Begins
March 22
World Water Day

monthly message


PHARMACEUTICALS: Never flush unused medications down the drain or toilet. They can end up in the ground, and eventually in the water we share. Take them to one of the new redbox locations in the Battle Creek area. For more information, visit

Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet, and the winds long to play with your hair. ~Khalil Gibran

Photo by Elizabeth Goodwin

The Battle Creek Clean Water Partnership is the City of Battle Creek; the City of Springfield; the Calhoun County Water Resources Commissioner; the Calhoun County Road Department, the townships of Bedford, Emmett, Leroy, Newton, and Pennfield, the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center, and Battle Creek Area Schools joining together with the common goal of protecting the waterways in our area.