Education Resources

Education Resources

This page contains useful information and facts about the Blanchard River Watershed. If you would like to see information about a specific topic, please feel free to contact us.


Invasive Species in the Watershed

Asian Longhorned Beetle OSU

Harmful Algal Blooms

Learn the good, the bad and the ugly of algae here.

About the watershed

What is a watershed?

Water Facts Poster

How much water is there when it rains?

What is the source of your drinking water?

Top ten water users in the Blanchard River Watershed

Blanchard River 10 and 12-digit watershed HUC codes

Maps of the Watershed

Where was the Black Swamp?

Blanchard River Watershed map

Blanchard River sub-watersheds map (10-digit HUC)

Blanchard River small tributary watersheds (12-digit HUC)

Ohio EPA’s Integrated Water Qualty Monitoring and Assessment Report

The Integrated Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment Report indicates the general condition of Ohio’s waters and identifies waters that are not meeting water quality goals. CLICK HERE to go to the OEPA site.

2018 Assessment Unit Summaries map

Rain Gardens

Contact the BRWP if you know where we can put a Rain Garden this year.

Rain Garden at the Family Center
Rain Garden at The Family Center Display
Rain Garden at The Family Center Flier
Ottawa Rain Garden


Fact Sheet for The Outlet/Lye Creek Subwatershed Action Plan

click here