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Business Best Management Practices

How a business develops, operates and maintains its property can have a dramatic effect on the local environment and on the entire watershed. With businesses come buildings and paved parking areas that can increase stormwater runoff and generate pollutants from those areas (i.e., oil, grease, fertilizers, road salt). 

There are several BMPs that may apply to your business footprint to improve water quality in local water resources and to reduce the potential for flooding:


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