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Clean Water Clyde

Children's Water Festival

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

Kanoe the Kazoo

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

Krazy for the Kazoo

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


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 >>

what's going on!

June 29- July 4
Field of Flight and Air Show

Tuesday, July 4

Independence Day 


Saturday, July 8
Tire Collection, 8 A.M. City of Battle Creek - Click here for details


Saturday, July 22
Tire Collection - Albion 9:00 A.M. 


Monday, July 31
Seasonal Photo Contest Concludes  




monthly message


IRRIGATION -  Watering plants too much and too frequently results in shallow roots, weed growth, diseases, fungus, and stormwater runoff.  Don't overwater. Learn plants' water needs and water appropriately. 


“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago...the next best time is NOW."
– Chinese Proverb 

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.