Stormwater Workshop Series

Carvel Research and Education Center
16483 County Seat Hwy
Georgetown, DE

The public is invited to participate in a free stormwater workshop series. This series is made possible by the Sussex Conservation District (SCD), University of Delaware Cooperative Extension (UDCE), and the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC).

The workshops are designed to present property owners, homeowner associations and property maintenance companies a holistic approach to stormwater and open space management. SCD, UDCE and DNREC will provide technical resources to aid in the management and enhancement of your community. Each workshop will address seasonal issues many property owners and communities encounter.

April 16, 2020Webinar Susan Barton, professor and Extension specialist at the University of Delaware will present a holistic approach to open space management on Thursday, April 16 at 10 a.m.

The webinar will be hosted via Zoom. Individuals can watch the presentation or listen live with free, easy to install and use software. To register for the event and receive a meeting link visit The event will be recorded and made available online at a later date.

June 18, 2020 – Preventative maintenance, irrigation management and water conservation practices.

Aug. 13, 2020 – Water quality, invasive species management and stormwater facility winterization tips.

For more information or to register, visit or call Siobhan Kelley, communications and outreach specialist at SCD, 302-856-2105 ext. 122.