When it comes to the process of stormwater management vis a vis containing any pollution that may make it into the common waterways, there are a number of products available and things that can be done in order to improve the local water quality overall. Many of these stormwater management solutions are actually quite inexpensive to buy and easy to implement, so it does pay to at least take a look at the options in order to keep your local waterways as clean as possible.
First of all, stormwater management would be a bit easier for a given municipality if there were less litter and spilled automotive fluids around to be flushed into local storm drains. Encourage people you know to be extra careful when changing automotive fluids or filling their gas tanks, and let them know about the potentially harmful effects of litter on the local ecosystem. This is a good way to gather enough momentum to make a measurable difference in an area, as not all municipalities can afford stormwater drain filters and maintenance.
Another key part of individual stormwater management includes buying filters for gutter spouts, garage drains, and any other place that can potentially send tainted water back into the ground. Roofing materials, bird feces, et cetera on your roof can be swept into the ground water via any gutter downspout, and automotive fluids can leak quite a bit into the water table below if the drain underneath them is left unfiltered. These filters are fairly inexpensive stormwater management tools, so adding them to your own abode and encouraging your friends and family to do the same on their own is a big step towards improving the quality of your local water supply in general. One individual can indeed make a big difference! Continue.