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The City of Omaha’s Clean Solutions for Omaha (CSO) Program has consolidated youth outreach materials for use by teachers, parents and students wanting to learn more about our efforts to improve water quality in our river and streams. These educational materials about stormwater and its impact on communities will help students better understand the need for conservation and keeping harmful materials out of our sewers. 

485cb15165eaab5982cf9c6d201c9da7_f1050.JPGActivity Guide

Available in both English and Spanish, our activity guide is great for elementary and middle school students. It includes tips on water conservation, coloring pages, a crossword puzzle, a water-usage calculator and an educational overview of the city’s sewer system.

CSO Activity GuideGuía de actividades de las CSO 

Green Infrastructure Worksheet

This brochure and accompanying worksheet are great for middle or high school science students. These materials demonstrate how the CSO Program uses green solutions to reduce water pollution through water management approaches that protect, restore or mimic the natural water cycle.

Brochure & Worksheet | Folleto y hoja de trabajo

Educational Videos


Program Overview

Clean Solutions for Omaha works to make our rivers and streams cleaner and safer for everyone in Omaha. Check out this video to learn more about our goals and the impact of our projects in the community.

Reseña del programa

Esta animación de dos minutos, sugerida para niños de 10 años en adelante, ofrece una descripción general del Programa CSO, lo que sucede cuando llueve y lo que está haciendo la Ciudad para evitar que las bacterias entren en nuestros ríos y arroyos.

Separación de alcantarillado

Esta animación de tres minutos, sugerida para niños mayores de 10 años, explica la historia del sistema de alcantarillado de Omaha, lo que sucede cuando está sobrecargado por el clima húmedo y ¡cómo los proyectos de separación de alcantarillado contribuyen al CSO El objetivo del programa de reducir las bacterias en nuestro río y arroyos.