Thankful to be Water Secure

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I love that the morning gets to start with an outdoor 4-mile run (because yes, we are that family) that allows me to get an insane amount of food for the rest of the day. I love that my entire family gets together, and I get to see five generationsContinue reading “Thankful to be Water Secure”

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Allen County Partnership for Water Quality (ACPWQ) is reminding all residents to properly dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW). Did you know that the average Hoosier household contains between 3 to 10 gallons of hazardous waste? If this waste is not disposed of properly, it can contaminate our rivers, lakes, and streams while also posing aContinue reading “Household Hazardous Waste Disposal”

Leaves Might Not Be the Only Thing Dropping This Fall

On the ½ acre of land that our house sits on, we have ten large trees (three evergreens and seven deciduous) with an additional three deciduous trees that we share with our neighbor. As you can imagine, our yard quickly can become overrun with fall leaves, and usually does by mid-October. Historically, my husband hasContinue reading “Leaves Might Not Be the Only Thing Dropping This Fall”

Welcome to Allen County Partnership for Water Quality’s Blog!

Allen County Partnership for Water Quality (ACPWQ) is a locally funded partnership and was the first of its’ kind within the state of Indiana. The ACPWQ focuses on these water quality issues: Stormwater Watershed issues Conservation We will use this blog to distribute ideas for promoting water quality on a bi-weekly basis. These ideas willContinue reading “Welcome to Allen County Partnership for Water Quality’s Blog!”