These pollutants can then flow into a storm sewer system or directly to a lake, river, or wetland, and eventually Long Island Sound.
Anything that enters a storm sewer system (i.e. a drain, catchbasin, ditch, etc) is eventually discharged untreated into the waterbodies we use for swimming, fishing, and drinking water.
Stormwater Pollution Solutions, What You Can Do!
Preventing stormwater pollution is up to all of us. Luckily, it’s easy to help out. Here are a few things you can do to keep our water clean.
Household Hazardous Waste