Many of the videos listed below are available for check out on DVD or VHS from our Resource Library.
"A Watershed Mentality" - One of PBS39's documentary presentations, "A Watershed Mentality", takes a look at the health and status of the Maumee River Basin, how we can best protect, and possibly even improve this vital natural resource to our region. "A Watershed Mentality" has now received awards from the International Videographers Association, was a finalist for a regional Emmy and won the Indiana Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence in the category of Outreach or Participation. To access the full-length documentary, please visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=n0hUk7BP0Iw
Archer Creek runoff - A rapid rainfall event of about 1-1/2 inches in less than an hour led this little stream that drains mostly parking lots and joins the St. Joseph River in Johnny Appleseed Park is screaming trough a culvert. The level is about 4 feet deeper than just a couple hours earlier.
PSA on Pet Waste and proper disposal. Managing pet waste better helps to limit "yuck," e. Coli, and nutrient pollution.
"Green Sells" - The intent of this video is to stress the use of project management, Phased Construction Delivery (aka, "Phasing"), and erosion control Best Management Practices (BMPs) to effect a stronger "bottom line." These tools should also help to realize a swifter "turn-around" time for your development.