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Date Posted: 02/06/2006
Submission Title Impacts of Development on Waterways, NEMO Project Fact Sheet #3
Author(s) University of Connecticut, NEMO
Year Created 1993
Resource Type Publications, Websites, and Tools
Publisher Maine NEMO
Media Type Article- journal, newspaper, magazine
Volume, Issue, pp NEMO Project Fact Sheet #3, 4pp
Reviews the hydrologic, physical, chemical and ecological effects of increasing urbanization on waterways; includes an explanation of the concept of impervious surface coverage as an indicator of these impacts.

Available for free download from the University of Connecticut NEMO (Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials) website, impervious surface literature site:


URL Impacts of Development on Waterways, NEMO Project Fact Sheet #3
Theme>Topic Landscape Change > *General
Water Quality > *General
Attachment Impacts of Development on Waterways.pdf

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