In the Media

Respect Our Waters Commercials and Interviews

Since its founding in 2012, members of the Respect Our Waters team, including Sparkles himself, have made numerous media appearances in order to improve understanding of stormwater runoff and water pollution along Lake Michigan. 

Sparkles has also been featured in print many times since the campaign was established. See an archive of relevant articles here. 

Public Service Announcements

Pet Poop

Tips to Keep Our Water Clean

What is a Watershed?

Roll Out the Rain Barrels

Nothing Compared to Outside


Lawn Chemicals Burn My Butt

Yard Waste

No Dumping Down Drains!

Local News Stories

Adopt A Storm Drain Story

FOX Focus: Rain Gardens

Dogs and Our Water

Look Live: Homeowner Workshops

Look Live: Sewer Outfalls

Respect Our Waters: A Local Group

Soil Testing

    Wisconsin Pride and Ownership

Help Keep Our Lake and River Clean

Fox Focus: Homeowner Actions

Mequon Nature Center Story