How you can help keep Lake Champlain clean:

Why should you protect the lake

One easy way to help protect lakes, rivers is to collect rainwater in mosquito-proof containers known as rain barrels.

The collected water can be used to water lawn, garden or even wash your car! Whatever options you choose, keeping stormwater off hard surfaces and allowing natural infiltration will keep your property looking great, protect your drinking and recreational waters and maybe even save you money.

How to Install a Rain Barrel

Want to learn more about what can do to help protect the animals in the Lake Champlain basin?