For trash to get from Kearney, NE to the Gulf of Mexico it must first travel nearly 2,000 miles. However, there are many opportunities for it to get caught up in shoreline of the rivers on the way there. Either way, it’s not good for the environment.
“Stormwater Runoff” originates due to impervious surfaces, such as roofs, sidewalks, driveways, and streets.
1. Inspect the garden hose for leaks, patch or replace if necessary.
2. Check rubber washers and add a shut-off nozzle to your hose to save about 5-7 gallons each minute the water is on.
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