The Arizona Department of Transportation will map flows of runoff from its storm water system and roadside water filters under an agreement with federal environmental regulators.
According to the EPA, the agreement is part of the federal agency's efforts nationally to reduce pollution to waterways by runoff from systems operated by cities and state transportation agencies.
Storm water runoff can carry pollutants such as metals, oil, grease, pesticides and trash.
An EPA agreement of the agreement says detailed mapping of runoff will enable ADOT to predict where flows will go and how best to contain them.
According to the EPA, that information can be vital in situations such as tanker truck spills.
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Baton Rouge police are investigating the death of a man after they found his body in a park Saturday.
Special Olympics Louisiana and law enforcement officers are hosting the 10th Annual Polar Plunge, called Freezin' for a Reason, on Saturday, February 17.
A Baton Rouge man is behind bars after authorities say he sexually assaulted a 12-year-old.
Fire crews worked through the night to put out an apartment fire that ultimately displaced over 30 people.
A 27-year-old corporal with the Baton Rouge Police Department was arrested Friday after reportedly causing a wreck back in October that left an 1-year-old child dead.
The girls had befriended a man on Instagram, who bought them a one-way plane ticket for what they thought would be some modeling in music videos.
The family of a 4-year-old Johns Island child has released a statement thanking everyone for their support after their daughter was found safe and sound in Alabama.
The Cross County Sheriff's Office is investigating a disturbing case after deputies discovered the bodies of two newly born infants Friday.
Bond was set at $125,000 for a woman charged in a crash that killed an off-duty North Charleston police officer in Summerville Thursday night.
The bodies of two newborns were discovered in a purple suitcase on County Road 602 in Wynne, Arkansas, according to Cross County Sheriff's Office.