The largest source of stormwater pollution in Melbourne is the general public. The most common pollutants are trash (fast food wrappers, cigarette butts and Styrofoam cups) and toxins (used from motor oil, anti-freeze, fertilizer, pesticides, sewage overflow, and pet waste).
We all have a role to play in improving the health of the Indian River Lagoon. View the pages in this section to find out what you can do to help:
Call the Stormwater Hotline: (321) 608-7341