Stormy's Additional Resources

Stormy the Raindrop put together the following list of websites to help his readers understand the issues that watersheds and wildlife are facing. The terms and concepts listed below are discussed in the "Stormy the Raindrop's Watershed Journey" activity book.

General Resources:


 Watersheds, page 1:

Springs, page 1:

Headwaters, page 2:

Effect of Pollutants on Groundwater, page 2:

Downstream, page 3:

Aquatic Invertebrates, page 6:

Flooding, Silt and Erosion, page 6:

Runoff, page 7:

Erosion, Silt and Pollutants, page 7:

Trees and Other Plants Can Hold Soil, page 9:

Pet Waste, Nutrients and Water Quality, page 10:

Algae, page 10:

Litter in Our Water, page 12:

Too Much Silt, page 14:

Aquatic Life is Dependent on Oxygen in the Water, page 16:


If you find a broken link, please email the Stormwater Planning Division or call 703-324-5500, TTY 711.

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