What Is NEMO?
RI NEMO (Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials) provides information, education, and assistance to local land use officials regarding how they can accommodate growth while protecting their drinking water supplies and other valuable water resources.
The URI Water Quality Program
RI NEMO is one of four Cooperative Extension programs at the University of RI dedicated to helping Rhode Islanders protect their water resources and health. Check out the other three programs:
In The News
This recent article from ecoRI highlights the connections between drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater, in its vivid portrayal of the threats to our local water resources.
Small water suppliers have a lot to manage, and this workshop is intended to help. It’s an opportunity to go beyond water sampling compliance. It’s an opportunity for small water suppliers, board members, and their operators, to improve the management and efficiency of their operations, with time for personalized consultation.