2004-08-18 / Briefly Noted
New York City to Test Hudson River Aquifer for "Induced Infiltration" Study
Borings and Wells to Determine Usefulness of Groundwater Beneath the River for Future Water Supply Needs
Commissioner Christopher 0. Ward of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced that the DEP will soon begin a study on the Hudson River to determine whether groundwater from beneath the river could be a suitable source for the New York City water supply system.