putget sound http://www.kplu.org en Rainwater gardens preventing toxic runoff into Puget Sound http://www.kplu.org/post/rainwater-gardens-preventing-toxic-runoff-puget-sound <p>The forecast is for sunny skies this weekend and some of the warmest temps we&#39;ve seen all year.&nbsp;</p><p>But when it rains a lot &ndash; as it has been lately &ndash; the runoff from city streets and houses pours toxins straight into Puget Sound.&nbsp;</p><p>How homeowners can address that kind of water pollution is the subject of <a href="http://pugetsound.org/programs/education/runoff/pollution">a series of neighborhood tours put on throughout the region this summer</a>.&nbsp; The first one is <a href="http://pugetsound.org/programs/education/runoff/tours">this weekend in Seattle.</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 03 Jun 2011 21:04:38 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 1785 at http://www.kplu.org Rainwater gardens preventing toxic runoff into Puget Sound