Isaak Walton League: Protect streams from salt!

Winter Salt Watch

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Road salt (sodium chloride) is everywhere during winter months. It keeps us safe on roads and sidewalks, but it can also pose a threat to fish and wildlife as well as human health.

Fish and bugs that live in freshwater streams can’t survive in extra salty water. And many of us (more than 118 million Americans) depend on local streams for drinking water. Water treatment plants are not equipped to filter out the extra salt, so it can end up in your tap water and even corrode your pipes.

You can take action.

Request your FREE Salt Watch test kit….

(Sign up free for a kit to test a stream here. Salt in streams harms not only fish. but also other aquatic life… and humans!)

One thought on “Isaak Walton League: Protect streams from salt!

  1. Pingback: Just when we thought West Chester Borough was cutting down on road salt waste and pollution | dontsprayme

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