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How to Protect our Water

Find out how you can play an important role in keeping our water clean and abundant.

Preventing water pollution takes effort but can be cheap and effective. Conserving water stretches a valuable resource. You are responsible for clean water.

Keep water clean

The water we use inside homes and buildings and the rainwater that runs off the land all leads to the Puget Sound. 

Maintain your side sewer

To prevent side sewer problems, know where your pipe is located, how old it is, and any known problems.  

Keep trash out of pipes

Wipes, tissues, paper towels, and other "unflushables" can create a sewer backup in your home – ew!