Keeping lawns and gardens looking good isn’t always good for our environment. Sprinkler runoff carries pesticides and fertilizers into the storm drain system. Grass clippings, leaves, and other yard waste gets swept or blown into the street, clogging catch basins and polluting waterways. Following a few green tips is all it takes to prevent stormwater pollution.
For more information, please contact Stormwater Program Management at (731) 293-8799.