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:
​​Road Story Map


Learn the Basics:
Why is salt an issue that matters?
How does it affect me?​
Statewide Efforts​:
State Highway Administration Progress
Salt Training Program​

​​Learn More About (Leaving MDE's page):​​

 Photos sourced from MD DNR Flickr page​.