Utilizing Stormwater as a Resource,
Not a Waste
Our thoughts are with our fellow New Yorkers and communities across the globe in this uncertain time. Here is a link to the latest information from the CDC re: the potential of COVID - 19 in our waterways. See our blog post on this topic for more information.
Stormwater Infrastructure Matters (SWIM)
SWIM is a coalition of 70+ organizations citywide who are dedicated to ensuring swimmable,fishable waters around New York City through natural, sustainable stormwater management practices in our neighborhoods. This approach is environmentally and fiscally responsible because it utilizes stormwater - currently viewed as waste - as a resource.
Read about our mission,
our 70+ members, and how you can fight for cleaner waterways.
Image: Joe Mabel
Learn about water quality in NYC,
both the sources of pollution and
the most sensible solutions.
Browse SWIM Coalition actions and resources: factsheets, maps, reports, and an archive of testimony.