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Groundwater rise modeling to understand saltwater intrusion and drinking water impacts in Newmarket

SRPC, in partnership with the University of New Hampshire, will use NHDES grant funds to conduct an investigation of the vulnerability of public drinking water supplies in Newmarket to saltwater intrusion. The project will include groundwater modeling, data analysis and mapping, public outreach and education, and preparation of a final report with recommended next steps

Project Lead

Strafford Regional Planning Commission and University of New Hampshire


New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Time Frame

Start: June 1, 2016
End: June 30, 2017

Groundwater rise modeling in Newmarket NH