Research Alert

Green infrastructure reduces stress on wastewater systems, decreases sewer overflows, and improves watershed health--but how does it impact groundwater quality? EPA recently completed a comprehensive multi-year study to find out. The data collected can be used by state and local agencies to make decisions about implementing green infrastructure in their communities.

Read more in EPA's Science Matters Newsletter

Other Link: The Influence of Stormwater Management Practices and Wastewater Infiltration on Groundwater Quality: Case Studies Report