Site assessment : protecting water quality around your home : environmental risk assessment guide--fact sheet 1
Is your soil sandy or gravelly? Does it drain quickly? Does storm water runoff from your property flow into a nearby lake or pond? Do you store hazardous chemicals on your homesite, and are they close to a well or next to a lake, stream, or river? This guide will help you become familiar with your homesite and how you manage it so you can identify risks to water resources.
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