Stormwater Resources

General

Johnson County Stormwater Management Program
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)
Kansas Water Office
Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy
Environmental Protection Agency
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Soil Testing (K-State Research and Extension)
Kansas Native Plant Society
Overland Park Stormwater Resources
Localized Flooding Emergencies and Safety
Nutrient Pollution
Microbial Pollutants
Chemical Pollutants
Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE)
Kansas City Area Recycling
Kansas State University Urban Water Institute

Programs Offering Financial Incentives/Cost Sharing

Lenexa Rain to Recreation Program
River Friendly Farms Program
Kansas Division of Conservation
K-State Research and Extension (includes list of incentive programs)
Overland Park Stormwater Resources

For Homeowners

Raintainers
Making a Rain Barrel
Lenexa Rain to Recreation Program
Kansas Healthy Yards and Communities

For Businesses

Lenexa Rain to Recreation Program

For Agricultural Producers

Kansas Department of Health and Environment
River Friendly Farms Program
Conservation Reserve Program
Kansas Division of Conservation
K-State Research and Extension for Johnson County
K-State Research and Extension Livestock Management
Kansas Corn Growers Association
Environmental Protection Agency
Kansas Wheat Association

Emerald Ash Borer

Kansas Forest Service Emerald Ash Borer Page
Kansas Department of Agriculture
Emerald Ash Borer Information

Ā Other KC Metro Programs

Many communities in the Kansas City metro area lie in the Kansas River watershed and have experienced problems with managing stormwater runoff. Several municipalities have managed to stand out as examples of stormwater prevention, and reducing harmful runoff event. Please visit some of their websites below:

Lenexa Green Infrastructure Tour
Water Wise KC Map
Western Wyandotte County River Inventory
Eastern Wyandotte County River Inventory
Big Eleven Lake