Reducing Priority Pollutants

Rosemarie Gaglione, Director, Public Works
While anything entering the storm drain system other than clean rain water is considered a pollutant, some pollutants are more prevalent and pose a greater risk to water quality. The four most prevalent pollutants of concern entering our waterways countywide are pathogens, pesticides, sediment, and trash. To learn more about these Priority Pollutants and how to keep them out of our waterways click here!