Nonpoint Source Program (CWA Section 319)

Is there Salt in your Water?

Treatment for ice and snow is a top priority in keeping our citizens safe and our roads clear for business. But what happens when the ice and snow melt?​ Learn more about the impacts that road salt has on public health, infrastructure, and the environment by selecting the photos below:

 

Learn all that Salt Impacts:

​​Road Story Map


 

 
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General Salt Issues:
Public Health, Infrastructure,
Pets, and Freshwater Aquatic life
​Maryland Statewide Efforts​:
State Highway Administration Progress
Salt Training Program​
 

​​How to Reduce your Salt in 3 Easy Steps:
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 Photos sourced from MD DNR Flickr page​ and Montgomery Salt website.