Every time it rains…

a host of bacteria, chemicals, fuels and heavy metals wash off our lawns, driveways, sidewalks and streets, running straight into lakes and rivers via the underground storm sewer system making them hazardous for swimming and aquatic life. (Read more…)

Let’s do something about it!

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There are many actions you can take to prevent polluted runoff from your property from entering local waterways. If everyone does their part, we will all benefit by having cleaner beaches to swim at, safer water to drink, and a more diverse and healthy aquatic ecosystem. Learn what you can do by browsing the website or taking part in activities put on by one of our local member offices.