Reducing Stormwater

One of the most widespread and rampant sources of pollution Virginia’s tributaries and the Chesapeake Bay is urban and suburban stormwater runoff from hard and impervious surfaces like streets, roofs, and parking lots.

Water discharging from a storm drain. Photo credit: Neophuket / Shutterstock

Stormwater impacts on Virginia

Unlike pollution that can controlled at a single source, stormwater management requires a comprehensive solution.

From We All Live Downstream

Street drain, stormwater runoff. Photo credit: Abramov Timur / Shutterstock
February 24, 2016

Northern Virginia is facing increasingly stressed drinking water supplies.