North Branch Park River Watershed Management Plan

public outreach


Online References

US Environmental Protection Agency
Nine Element Watershed Planning Process
Watershed Central
Green Infrastructure
Smart Growth and Stormwater Management

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Watershed Management Program

State Watershed Management Plans

CT DEP online residential reference brochures:
What is Low Impact Development
What is Permeable Pavement
What is a Rain Garden
What is a Rain Barrel

US EPA watershed planning progress Ct-NY Map (2007)
watersheds surrounding the Long Island Sound

Ct NEMO – protecting natural resources through land use planning

Park and Farmington River Watersheds within state land use context
green represents undeveloped rural land areas

red represents urban development