Report Problems in Sligo
Immediately send an email to ReportSligoPollution@fosc.org. Your email will show up immediately on the smart phone of DEP pollution detective Steve Martin and his team. If they can find what is causing the pollution, they may be able to stop it and issue a fine. If you have time, add a photo. If the pollution occurs in any stream other than Sligo, send an email to ReportPollution@fosc.org.
Log a Water Watchdog Action Report
Send the data to the webmaster for inclusion in the Water Watchdog Action Log.
Then call all of the following:
Montgomery County - 311 (inside Montgomery County - 240-777-0311 (outside MC)
Prince Georges County - 301-883-5822
If possible, file an on-line Environmental Complaint Form [http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/DEPOnlineForms/EnvironmentComplaintForm.aspx] as soon as possible.
NOTE that, if it is on a weekend, ONLY the police will respond and investigate so you must call them.
Be ready to report, as much as possible, color, odor, any bubbles, muddiness,
and whether it's floating, on the bottom, or throughout.
Note the time, and if a camera is available, take a photo.
|Park Name||Area covered|
|P61||Sligo Creek Stream Valley Unit # 5||University Blvd. to Franwall Ave.|
|P60||Sligo Creek Stream Valley Unit # 4||Forest Glen Road to University|
|P59||Sligo Creek Stream Valley Unit # 3||Colesville Road to Forest Glen|
|P58||Sligo Creek Stream Valley Unit # 2||Piney Branch to Colesville|
|P57||Sligo Creek Stream Valley Unit # 1||P.G. County Line to Piney Branch|
|B12||Evans Parkway N. P.||2001 Evans Parkway|
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