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During the summer, thousands of people are out enjoy the lakes and rivers. But after it rains, yhat can be a risky proposition due to contamination.
Most people don't realize that when it rains, the sewers discharge the rainwater directly into lakes and rivers.
Allison Thielen, from the Root-Pike Watershed Initiative Network, and Jake Fincher, from Sweet Water, stopped by Live at Noon to talk about tips to keep local waterways clean.