What is storm water runoff?

Storm water runoff is the rain that hits the ground and flows off streets, rooftops, and lawns. Storm water is collected by storm drains and drainage ditches and flows into streams, rivers, and lakes.

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1. What is storm water runoff?
2. What is the problem with storm water runoff pollution anyway?
3. What is the source of all these pollutants?
4. What can I do to prevent storm water pollution?