Did you know that you can help protect Santee's water quality by using water more efficiently and implementing pollution prevention practices at home? By implementing best management practices (BMPs), such as covering trash bins to prevent rain contact and runoff, adjusting sprinklers to eliminate over-irrigation, sweeping patios, driveways, and sidewalks, and picking up after pets, we can all contribute to protecting water quality.
The following fact sheets describe the minimum BMPs that must be implemented while conducting the following activities:
Need to Dispose Hazardous Materials and Waste?
Hazardous Materials include batteries, common household cleaners, paints, pesticides, vehicle fluids, and pool chemicals. Please DO NOT dispose of these items in your regular trash.