Free Educational Webinars & Online Training

EPA’s Watershed Academy Webcast Seminars
Visit this website for information on upcoming webinars as well as archived webinars for viewing at any time.  Webinar categories include: Watershed Protection and Planning, Nutrient Management, Outreach and Education, Agriculture, and much more. 

Penn State Water Webinar Series
The Penn State Cooperative Extension Water Webinar series provides educational programs on a variety of important water resources issues in Pennsylvania.  Visit this website for information on upcoming webinars as well as archived webinars for viewing at any time.

EPA’s NPDES Training Courses and Workshops
The NPDES Permitting program offers training courses, workshops, and webcasts to explain the regulatory framework and technical considerations of the NPDES Permit program. These courses are designed for permit writers, dischargers, EPA officials, and other interested parties.  Visit this website for information on upcoming training and webinars as well as archived information for viewing at any time.

EPA’s Watershed Academy
This is the Watershed Academy's Distance Learning Program‚ÄĒWatershed Academy Web. The Web site offers a variety of self-paced training modules that represent a basic and broad introduction to the watershed management field. The modules are organized by the following themes: Watershed Ecology, Watershed Change, Analysis and Planning, Management Practices, Community and Social, and Water Law. Modules vary in the time they take to complete, from ¬Ĺ hour to 2 hours.




Center for Environmental Excellence by AASHTO’s Stormwater Webinars
These webinars address the intersection of transportation planning and stormwater management.  Visit this website for archived webinars for viewing at any time. 

Local Government Academy’s Webinars
Local Government Academy is pleased to announce its Webinar Wednesday program series. These webinars are presented free to charge to local government officials and professionals in southwestern Pennsylvania.  Some webinar topics are stormwater and CSO-related.  Visit the website for information on upcoming webinars as well as archived webinars for viewing at any time.

The Conservation Fund’s Green Infrastructure Webinar Series
The Conservation Fund’s Conservation Leadership Network, with support from the U.S. Forest Service, hosted a series of free webinars on cutting-edge topics on green infrastructure planning initiatives and applications. Archived versions of these webinars are available on this website.


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 Educational Materials

The Point, Larger Version
Green Roof, Larger Version
Lake Arthur, Larger Version

Who We Are

Erin Kepple Adams
Claire Jordy

Pennsylvania Stormwater Regulations

State & Federal Water Laws
Federal Laws | Pennsylvania Code

Regulatory Agencies & Legislative Resources



Watershed Information and Regional Watershed Conservation Plans

GIS Data Sources

Green Infrastructure


Regional Stakeholders

Key Contacts


Grants & Funding Resources

Land Use/Land Cover
Allegheny | Armstrong | Beaver |
Bulter | Fayette | Greene | Indiana |
Lawrence | Washington |


Water Resource Maps
MS4 Communities in the SPC Region
Act 167 Watersheds

NFIP Communities in the SPC Region Impaired Waterways by Source
Designated Uses in SPC Region
Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) for Impaired Waterways
Population Density
Bedrock Formations


Municipal Separate Stormwater System (MS4)

SPC Educational Resources

SPC Workshop Materials


Stormwater Management & Best Management Practices

Free Educational Webinars and Online Training

Resources for Student Education


SWPA's Homeowner's Guide To Stormwater

Climate Change and Water Resources

Resources for Water Suppliers & Wastewater Managers

Additional Water
Quality Information

UPDATED! Quick Resource Guide to the MS4 Program

Quick Resource Guide for Winter Maintenance BMPs

Education Materials SPC Water Resource Center