Facts

Stormwater Runoff
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Rain or snowmelt and water from things people do, like overwatering the lawn or letting fertilizer fall into the street drain

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The biggest threat to our nation’s water quality, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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As water makes its way to the storm drain it picks up pollutants like oil from car leaks and bacteria from pet waste

Quality Choices [spacer height=”20px”] We can choose products carefully and shape our lawns and pavement so water sinks in[spacer height=”70px”] When we do, runoff is reduced, pollutants filter out and streams and groundwater are protected

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Let’s make the small, important changes that will reduce that threat and improve water quality and our lives!