GreenTown Los Altos


Tag Archives: Creek polution


Apr 2013


This Creek’s Bugging Me

The absence of pollution-sensitive bugs in Permanente Creek means there are contaminants stressing the creek bug population. Sources of pollution include discharges from the Lehigh Cement Plant and run off from streets and residential properties. We don’t know which pollutant is impairing the creek the most, and there’s little ...

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May 2012


Where Have All the Steelhead Trout Gone?

The GreenTown Water Stewardship program works to reduce water consumption, runoff pollution and household chemicals and pharmaceuticals that are dumped into the wastewater system.

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