Litter-Cigarette Pack And Cigarette Butt Ends Lie On The Ground, Washington DC

A cigarette pack and cigarette butt ends lie on the ground in Washington, DC. With a population of over 5 million residents the nation's capital is home to one of the most polluted rivers in the country. Litter on the ground often finds it way into the Anacostia River via storm water runoff. It is estimated by the Metropolitan Washington Council Of Government that an excess of 20,000 tons of trash enter the river each year. Reference Source: http://www.dogriver.org/uploads/6/2/5/2/6252936/bandalongcasestudy_anacostia.pdf (Sam D'Amico)

A cigarette pack and cigarette butt ends lie on the ground, Washington, DC. With a population of over 5 million residents the nation's capital is home to one of the most polluted rivers in the country. Litter on the ground often finds it way into the Anacostia River via storm water runoff. It is estimated by the Metropolitan Washington Council Of Government that an excess of 20,000 tons of trash enter the river each year. Reference Source: http://www.dogriver.org/uploads/6/2/5/2/6252936/bandalongcasestudy_anacostia.pdf (Sam D'Amico)

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