How can I support clean water efforts?
  • Be an advocate for your water resources at local community planning efforts.
  • Join a watershed planning group.
  • Participate in household hazardous waste pickup days.
  • Support community organizations and events that protect water resources such as Clean Stream.
  • Share your knowledge with neighbors.
  • Use good pollution control practices at home.

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1. Why should I be concerned about polluted streams?
2. How can I support clean water efforts?
3. How can I protect my watershed?
4. What can I do at home to reduce stormwater pollution?
5. What is the difference between ground water and stormwater runoff?
6. How is water from a sanitary sewer system different from stormwater runoff or from a storm drain?
7. Who can I contact for information?
8. Who should I call to report a source of pollution or drainage problem?
9. Is there a list of recycling centers in Jefferson County?
10. How does stormwater runoff become polluted?
11. Is stormwater runoff treated at a waste water facility?
12. What is an Illicit Discharge?