Environmental Guide for Personal Watercraft Users
Published on May 14, 2012
Don’t Overfill and Spill
- Refuel on land to reduce any changes of spilling oil or gas into water.
- Slowly fill the tank, don’t over-fill, catch any accidental spills woth an abosrbent pad, and dispose of it properly.
- Check and clean your engine well away from shorelines, Spillage from refueling or adding ois can harm the water’s delicaste microorganisms as well as the animals that feed on them, potentially upsetting the entire food chain.
Don’t Go in Shallow Water!