Ohio Stormwater Conference 2023

Posted on 05/19/23 by Lauren in Storm Water Services

Ohio Stormwater Conference

Last week, the majority of the Cuyahoga SWCD staff attended the 2023 Ohio Stormwater Conference. The Ohio Stormwater Conference is an annual conference dedicated to advancing the knowledge and understanding of comprehensive stormwater and watershed management for those dealing in all aspects of planning, design, implementation and regulatory compliance. This year’s conference was held May 10-12, 2023 at... read more

Welcome New Staff Member!

Posted on 04/26/23 by Drew in Storm Water Services

Drew Pearce has over 15 years of experience in the fields of environmental science, health, and regulatory compliance. As a Field Technician / Staff Scientist at ATC Group Services LLC (CMT Group and Environmental Group), Mr. Pearce conducted field inspections, construction materials testing/sampling, geotechnical investigations, and stormwater inspections at construction sites. As an Environmental Scientist at EnviroScience, Inc.... read more

Best Management Practice Corner: Construction Exits

Posted on 03/14/23 by Brent in Storm Water Services

embedded sediment, construction exit not working properly

Construction Entrances are an integral part of any construction site. They provide the function of knocking sediment off of the tires of vehicles leaving the site, thus preventing sediment from being tracked on to the roadways and ultimately running into the storm sewers. Sediment running into storm sewers can cause clogging and backups, as well as pollution of... read more

Welcome New Staff Members!

Posted on 03/06/23 by Fred in Educational Outreach

Fred Anger

FRED! Fred is a lifetime east-sider and a John Carroll University graduate with a degree in environmental science, with a piqued interest in the conservation of natural resources. After graduating Fred worked for 2 different environmental firms: AQUA DOC Lake & Pond Management & Emerald Environmental, which showed him the further importance of proper maintenance of stormwater features and... read more

Celebrating Black Leaders at Cuyahoga SWCD

Posted on 02/24/23 by Tim in Educational Outreach

Demar Sheffey, the Chairman of the Board at Cuyahoga SWCD, is passionate about youth development.

Black History Month is an important time to focus on celebrating and elevating Black history, lived experiences, voices, and ideas. Check out our Facebook page where we have been posting Conservation Spotlights focusing on Black leaders and residents in the environmental field and beyond. February is not the only month the District will be centering Black, Indigenous, and People... read more


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