What Can You Do

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Here's what you can do to minimize the impact of stormwater runoff:

  • Pick up litter
  • Report illegal dumping by calling 311
  • Report clogged catch basins or storm drains to the DC Water Emergency Line 202-612-3400
  • Clean up after your dog
  • Use non-toxic pesticides
  • Conserve water


Here's what you can do reduce your single-use plastic consumption

  • Use reusable water bottles
  • Carry reusable shopping bags
  • Use a travel coffee mug
  • And many more! Check out this website for more ideas!



  • Support legislation that bans the use of single-use plastics and foam containers