Adopt A Stream

Adopt a Stream is a new program jointly coordinated with Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful and the Stormwater Division of the City of Winston-Salem.  Groups are asked to “adopt” sections of local waterways.  They are asked to monitor the waterways and clean them twice a year.  Supplies will be provided and signs will be erected with the group’s name. Participants in this program must be at least 12 years old.

Become an Adopt A Stream Volunteer! 

Adopt A Stream Agreement pdf/39kb/1p]

 Adopt A Stream Participants

  • AIDS Care Service at Spring Park from West End to Broad St.
  • American Red Cross at Monarcas Creek-Bowen Blvd. Branch
  • Americorps at Salem Creek-Broad St.
  • Ardmore Baptist Church at Miller Park-Bottom Branch
  • Bunker Family at a Mill Creek tributary on North Reynolda Rd.
  • Centenary UMC Environmental Council at Silas Creek from Yorkshire Rd. south to Silas Creek Pkwy
  • Cub Scout Pack 779 of Kernersville at Silas Creek at the Par Course on Silas Creek Parkway
  • Douglas Battery at a tributary of Salem Creek from Douglas Battery outfall to Starlight Dr.
  • Habitat for Humanity at Brushy Fork Creek at Old Greensboro Rd. and Waterworks Rd.
  • Happy Hill Community at Willow St. tributary from Alder St. upstream
  • Ward Elementary Science Club at a tributary of Salem Creek
  • Paisley IB Magnet School at Monarcas Creek-Old Town Rd., Bethabara Park
  • Piedmont Regional Association of Volunteer Administrators at Tar Branch-Main St.
  • Rolling Hills 4-H Club (Calvin's Kids Club) at Tributary from Mt. Zion Rd. through Skyland Park
  • Salem Academy and College at Salem Creek from Central Park to Main St.
  • Scout Troop/Cub Pack 926 at Peter's Creek from Glade St. to First St.
  • Waughtown Preservation and Revitalization Coalition at Burgundy St. tributary-Belview Recreation Center
  • West Forsyth YMCA Teen at Peter's Creek from Glade St. to Reynolda Rd-Hanes Park
  • Youth Leaders in Action at Greenway Park creek
  • Whistling Waters at Peter's Creek from Reynolda Rd. to West End Blvd.   

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