New Jersey Water Science Center
Great Falls of the Passaic River at Paterson, N.J.
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Northeast Water Supply
Project Title: Northeast Water Supply
Statement of Problem
The NJDEP is conducting a Water Supply Assessment of Northeast NJ and would like the District to help in that assessment, provide modeling tools to project flows, and provide technical asssitance.
Strategy and Approach
The project will consist of four major tasks covering the first four objectives outlined in the Objectives section of this work plan. It is anticipated that the project will be a three-year effort. The approach will involve the maximum utilization of data and models developed through previous studies of the project area, which include:
Because of the extensive knowledge and experience of the water resources of the State of New Jersey within the N.J. District of USGS, the NJDEP has requested that in addition to the project work contained in this proposal that District staff be available for technical assistance and participation on an advisory committee for the feasibility study.