the email newsletter of the New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission, publishers of the Interstate Water Report
States and EPA Discuss Storm Response
Top officials and staff from all seven of NEIWPCC's member states and EPA convened on June 25 at NEIWPCC headquarters in Lowell, Mass., for a workshop on storm response, a crucial topic given the pummeling we've taken in recent years from Hurricane Sandy and other extreme weather events. The presentations and discussion illustrated the truth in the old adage: As painful as they are, disasters are also learning opportunities. Read about the workshop and the next steps.