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Bay 101: Stormwater Runoff



May 11, 2011

When rainfall runs across roads, lawns and golf courses, it can pick up pollutants before it enters local waterways. Mike Fritz from the Chesapeake Bay Program explains why so-called “stormwater runoff” is a major source of pollution to the Chesapeake Bay and what we can do to prevent it.

Produced by Matt Rath
Music: “A Moment of Jazz” by Ancelin

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