Literature and Presentations

A continuously updated collection of links to informative literature and video tutorials for homeowners and educators.

For Community Homeowners

Sustainable Landscaping Booklet | Doan Brook Watershed Partnership

 Litter Fact Sheet | Cuyahoga Soil and Water Conservation District

Fighting Invasive Plants in Ohio | ODNR

Rain Garden Manual for Homeowners | Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District

Water Efficient Landscaping | U.S. EPA

Stormwater Brochure | Ohio EPA

Stormwater Management Program Property Owner Credit | NEORSD

Greenscaping: The Easy Way to a Greener, Healthier Yard | U.S. EPA

Backyard Composting | U.S. EPA

Water’s Edge: Living in Harmony with your Backyard Stream | CRCPO

Groundwater in Ohio | Ohio EPA

Fluoride in Ohio’s Groundwater | Ohio EPA

Solution to Pollution | U.S. EPA

Rockefeller Park Strategic Master Plan | Siteworks

For Educators

Stream Quality Assessment Form | Ohio EPA

Stream Walk Data Sheet | Ohio EPA

A Guide to Ohio Streams | Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Reptiles of Ohio Field Guide | Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Sport Fish of Ohio Identification | Ohio Division of Wildlife


“After the Storm” Video Presentation | U.S. EPA

How to Install a Downspout Diverter for Rain Barrels | Oatey

Rocks and Waters 2019 Video Presentations | Bluestone Heights and Doan Brook Watershed Partnership

Darryl Haddock (WAWA) on Urban Watersheds and Environmental Justice | Doan Brook Watershed Partnership

Creating Bird Friendly Habitats with Native and Non Invasive Plants | Friends of Lower Lake and Doan Brook Watershed Partnership

Conquer Invasive PlantsFriends of Lower Lake and Chagrin River Watershed Partnership

Bringing Nature Home 2021 | Friends of Lower Lake, Doan Brook Watershed Partnership and Nature Center at Shaker Lakes

Monday MeetUp with Doan Brook Watershed Partnership | Cleveland Metroparks and Port of Cleveland

The History of Lower Lake | John Barber & Peggy Spaeth