8 ways you can help the river

The river is facing enormous challenges — habitat loss, water pollution, dredge, constant development pressure, Climate change, uninhibited industrial/urban development.

We as individuals have the power to make positive changes for our water and our communities when we come together.

  1. Stop the disposal of industrial waste, consumer products  
  2. Adopt your street's storm drain
  3. Plant trees and grasses around your homes
  4. Return used motor oil for recycling
  5. Avoid using lawn fertilizers that contain phosphorus
  6. Leave an unmowed buffer next to streams and lakes
  7. Use the trash, not the drain
  8. Prevent mosquitoes from breeding by eliminating standing water