Shawnee County


Project Name Summary/Additional Information
2001 Topeka Water Festival This project is partially funding the annual Topeka Water Festival. This festival will host 800 kids and teach them about water quality, pollutant concerns, potential sources of water pollutants, water conservation and pollution prevention.
Developing a WRAPS for the Upper Wakarusa Watershed For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Lake Shawnee Water Quality For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Nonpoint Source Education for Fourth Level Year 1 - 3 The grant would be used to fund the NPS Education for 4th Level ""Wild World of Waste and Water"" project. The project will focus primarily on information and education of Topeka area 4th grade elementary students on water-related issues such as pesticide and herbicide runoff, disposal of hazardous waste, and littering.
Outdoor Environmental Education For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Sherwood Watershed Protection Project For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Silver Lake Nitrate Investigation For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Soldier Creek Riparian Area Protection For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Urban Pollution Awareness For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.
Wanamaker Water Quality Protection For information contact Watershed Management Section 785-296-4195 or nps@kdheks.gov.