GLRPPR Sector Resource: Green Infrastructure Practices: An Introduction to Permeable Pavement: General Publications
Green Infrastructure Practices: An Introduction to Permeable Pavement: General Publications
Permeable pavement is a stormwater drainage system that allows rainwater and runoff to move through the pavement's surface to a storage layer below, with the water eventually seeping into the underlying soil. Permeable pavement is beneficial to the environment because it can reduce stormwater volume, treat stormwater water quality, replenish the groundwater supply, and lower air temperatures on hot days.
Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension
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Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLRPPR)
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