WATERSHED ACTION VOLUNTEERS

Join the "WAV"

 


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WAV members can attend meetings, participate based on specific interests and skills, or help advise and promote VLAWMO's outreach efforts. Members are also leaders in water quality --

Take the WAV pledge to get started, and connect with us for support along the way!

Clean water for in the home:

  • Take household hazardous waste to a disposal facility.
  • Properly dispose of unused pharmaceuticals.
  • Keep fat, grease, and cooking oil out of the plumbing system. 
  • Research and promote the use of low-flow appliances such as dish washers, toilets, and shower heads. 

Clean water for the yard: 

  • Keep grass clippings and organic debris on the lawn and off the street. 
  • Plant or keep buffer zones around ponds, wetlands, lakes, and streams to protect water quality. 
  • Research and consider the use of rainbarrels and raingardens. 
  • Practice "only rain down the drain": maintain and clean your nearest stormdrain. 

Clean water for the car: 

  • Don't flick cigarette butts.
  • Properly dispose of used motor oil.
  • Check for fluid leaks and fix them promptly. 
  • Use a commercial car wash or wash vehicles on the grass or gravel to keep soap out of runoff. 

 

WAV Meets every other month on the last Wednesday of the month. Meetings are held at Vadnais Heights City Hall at 5:30-6:30 pm. Contact (651) 204-6070 for more info. 

 

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