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Lake Whatcom Reservoir
Your Bellingham Drinking Water
Graphic of Harm
speak to us: tig@lakewhatcom.org
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What are the ways harmful stuff gets into the Lake?

Not which pollutants, but how they can travel into the water! It is easy to identify the main ways; most come from urban activity:

Direct shore runoff from yards, paving;
Streams - Surfacewater flow;
Groundwater flow, from Infiltration;
Sediment on the bottom;
Junk left or put into the Lake;
Boats - fuel & oil, exhaust, etc;
Airborne - in rain or dust


Graphic of ways harm gets into Lake


Graphic of who does harm to the Lake, and who is responsible

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The Initiative Group -- Whatcom
360.738.3151 -- tig@lakewhatcom.org
this is the Graphic of Harm page:
http://lakewhatcom.org/graphic.htm

created  2001.12.27 ;  edited 2003.09.03    C4A, mgb