StormFest wins 2019 Livable Communities Award for Local Government Excellence

  StormFest’s collaborators created, tested and delivered the program, led by Burien, the cities of SeaTac, Des Moines, Normandy Park, and partners Futurewise, Environmental Science Center, King County Stormwater, and the Highline School District, funded by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology). Drain Rangers curricula were adapted by the team to … More StormFest wins 2019 Livable Communities Award for Local Government Excellence

Environmental Science Center

The Environmental Science Center (ESC) is a nonprofit organization that helps people feel a deeper connection to nature and a motivation to want to protect the environment by delivering science-based programs at local beaches, forests, rivers, and classrooms in south King County.  ESC strives to foster a passion for the environment in our diverse community by getting … More Environmental Science Center

Your home is your castle, but it doesn’t have to come with a moat

If your yard looks like a pond every time it rains, you might have a drainage challenge.  Luckily, there are ways to handle the excess water that runs off your property’s hard surfaces in ways that don’t flood your basement, carry pollutants into our waterways, or turn your home into a sanctuary for migrating Canada … More Your home is your castle, but it doesn’t have to come with a moat

Greener Fundraisers

Hi students! Can you believe that it’s almost time for another school year? While you might be looking ahead to the new school year with dread, excitement, or a mixture of both, we bet you’re also be thinking about fall activities – sports, clubs and student organizations. Will your group be looking to raise money … More Greener Fundraisers

Car leaks? How to not be a drip (from your car, that is)

It’s summertime once again. That exciting time of year when many people take road trips with family and friends. But wait! Before you hit the road, is your car road ready?  Does it drip? A leaky car isn’t a reliable car.  Whether you’re on your daily commute or road trip on a vacation, a little … More Car leaks? How to not be a drip (from your car, that is)