You can help prevent flooding and protect water quality!
Native landscaping can help reduce flooding, protect water quality and provide habitat for wildlife.
When not disposed of properly, pharmaceuticals can end up in waterways. You can help keep pharmaceuticals from entering our waterways by disposing of unwanted medicine properly at the locations listed on this page.
Road salt can help with icy roads, but it can also harm our waterways. Using the right amount of salt can make a big difference for our waterways.
The MWRD values the communities we serve and we prioritize environmental justice, fair treatment and meaningful involvement in our work.
During flooding you should find the source of the water, notify your municipality, and use FEMA’s guidance for documenting damage and safe clean up.
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