How anti-sprawl policies may be harming water quality

Source: Science Daily

Urban growth boundaries are created by governments in an effort to concentrate urban development — buildings, roads and the utilities that support them — within a defined area. These boundaries are intended to decrease negative impacts on people and the environment. However, according to a researcher, policies that aim to reduce urban sprawl may be increasing water pollution.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/01/200116132247.htm