TITLE

IT'S UP TO EVERYONE

AUTHOR(S)
Force, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Municipal Sewer & Water;Aug2008, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the stormwater management programs established in Brewer, Maine. It states that the initiative aims to educate the public concerning the benefits of maintaining stormwater systems as well as protecting the environment. These programs include the annual Stream Cleanup Event, educating students on the practices that will help prevent water pollution, and informing the public on the hazards offered by using phosphorus fertilizer for lawn care.
ACCESSION #
33381934

 

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