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Watershed Explorers Field Guides

The Sun Valley Watershed Project in partnership with TreePeople and the City’s Stormwater Education Program makes available student and teacher field guides spanning K through 5th grade. [more]

School Assembly Program

In a joint partnership with the Malibu Foundation, the Stormwater Program sponsors interactive assembly programs throughout the LAUSD area [more]

Environmental Education Goodies for School-age Children

Stormwater Program staff have designed coloring books, stickers, and other materials for helping children learn about the importance of keeping our neighborhoods, and ultimately our ocean, clean and healthy! [more]


The City of Los Angeles sponsors field trips for elementary school children hosted by Treepeople. [more]

Are You a Teacher within the LAUSD?

If so, call the Stormwater Program (800) 974-9794 to have a classroom package of materials sent to your school. You can also request the teacher’s curriculum, Waves, Wetlands and Watersheds. [more]

The Creature From the Storm Drain

Coming from the depths of the storm drain system, this 8-foot tall creature reminds school kids, and adults alike, to be mindful of their trash and NOT toss litter into the street …[more]

Ocean Day

Ocean Day is a collaboration between the Malibu Foundation for Environmental Education, the California Coastal Commission, Spectral Q Aerial Art and regional partners along the west coast of North America. Ocean Day serves as an invitation and challenge to organizations and schools around the world to join in an annual celebration of action of preserving our precious marine environment. [more]