Monthly Message

DEICERS- Magnesium chloride deicing products have fewer adverse environmental effects on 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.

"Clean Water​​, the essence of life and a birthright for everyone, must become available to all people now." ~ Jean-Michel Cousteau


December 7th: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
December 17th: Hanukkah
December 18th: Green Drinks
December 21st: Winter Begins
December 24th: Christmas Eve
December 25th: Christmas Day
December 26th: Kwanzaa
December 31st: New Year's Eve

Seasonal Photo Contest - Ongoing! Remember to snap your fall photos!

BC Water videos via our YouTube channel:

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.


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
Concludes July 31, 2015
Photo: Kalamazoo River, by Steven Heeter


Krazy for the Kazoo

Children's Water Festival

event event

October 3, 2015
Watershed-wide citizen cleanup of the Kalamazoo River and its tributaries

May 15, 2015
A free, educational event for fourth and fifth grade students and their teachers.