Gardening Safely For Our Water Systems

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Will garden and lawn chemicals harm the water supply?

Gardening Safely For Our Water Systems

Did you know that commonly used garden and lawn chemicals can be causes of water pollution? Many pesticides and fertilizers have been found in neighborhood streams across the country. Whenever possible, pull weeds by hand. Avoid the use of chemicals to kill them. If you find it's necessary to use pesticides, try to use them sparingly and as directed. Search for organic alternatives to weed and bug killers.

   

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