CWEP Regional Creek Week 2023 | Water Connects Us

March 18 – 25, 2023

CWEP is excited to host the third annual Regional Creek Week, to engage the public on the importance of clean and healthy waterways. A variety of events will take place across the region, both virtually and in-person – for more info, check out the list of events below (events will be added as they are scheduled). Join us in celebrating and protecting our waterways this Creek Week!

Celebrate with your local government!

A few of our Regional Creek Week partners have created their own webpages. If you live in one of these local governments, check out their specific webpage to register for events and learn how you can get involved.


Events

*More events will be added as they are scheduled.

Upcoming Events

CWEP REGIONAL EVENT

GSI OH MY! SCAVENGER HUNT | March 18- 25

This virtual scavenger hunt will take place March 18th to the 25th on Instagram and Facebook to celebrate the current nature-based stormwater solutions that are in our communities. You can be anywhere in North Carolina to participate! Read CWEP’s posts on social media and our blog to learn more about Green Stormwater Infrastructure and the relationship it has to our waterways and community.
How to play:
1. Go explore and find an example of GSI, snap a picture and post on Instagram OR Facebook.
2. Follow and Tag cwep_nc on Instagram or NC Clean Water Education Partnership on Facebook to be entered in a prize drawing. You are also welcome to tag the social media account of your local government.
3. One winner will be announced March 22nd and two winners will be announced on March 25th.
Pictures submitted will be saved and added to a GSI photo album on our website!

Local Government Events

Leland Creek Week

This year The Town of Leland is doing even more to celebrate North Carolina’s creeks, streams, and rivers. There will be four exciting events that are listed below. You can also learn more on The Town of Leland’s Creek Week Website.

Leland Green Sweep | March 22

Marine Animals Big and Small Fisheries Lecture | March 22

Birding in Brunswick | March 23

Leland Storm Drain Marking with CFRW | March 24


The CWEP Regional Creek Week would not be possible without our participating CWEP Partners. Thanks for your support!