Actions for Everywhere

Treat water as if we had to drink it

Don’t be wasteful with water

  • Never put used oil or other chemicals down storm drains or in drainage ditches. Bring chemicals to a hazardous waste management depot for proper disposal.

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  • Reduce nutrients (fertilizers, etc.) and other harmful substances from entering the drain

Use your consumer power for good​

Purchase goods made by manufacturers that have taken steps to reduce their impacts on the environment and minimize pollution to our waterways.

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  • Support businesses that sponsor and promote Lake Friendly initiatives.

Speak your mind. Get involved. 

Promote and support Lake Friendly actions and events.

  • Get community groups involved.

 

  • Support initiatives that help protect our waterways.

 

  • Spread the word about ways in which we can all help protect our waterways.

 

  • Let your elected representatives and local officials know that you support and encourage policies and processes that protect our waterways.

 

  • Take part in municipal planning meetings to make sure developers and planners consider alternatives to drainage conventional ways to manage runoff.

 

  • Support proposals that contain adequate consideration and design detail to collect, convey, manage and treat overland runoff and drainage.

 
 
 

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