Littering

 DON'T LITTER! KEEP BATH COUNTY BEAUTIFUL!

Who Litters?

* 75% of Americans admit to littering within the last 5 years.

* Smokers

* People who eat at Fast Food places a least 2 times a week

* Drives more than 50 miles a day

* People who go out for entertainment at least 1x per week

Where does Litter come from?

* Household trash leftover or spillover from garbage collection

* Dumpsters

* Pedestrains

* People in Cars

Why People Litter?

* Lazy

* Don't Care

* Litter begets Litter

* No sense of pride

 What you can do?

* Keep your trash contained

* Pick up Litter as you see it

* Take part in Earth Day

* Organize a litter patrol in your neighborhood or County

Some fun sites about Litter for kids!

http://marine-litter.gpa.unep.org/kids/kids.htm

http://www.akidsheart.com/holidays/eday/trashdump.htm