Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey

The Green Infrastructure Guidance Manual for New Jersey will act as a tool for planning and design professionals looking to retrofit green infrastructure practices into existing development.  

The manual is available for viewing HERE

The companion brochure to the manual, Green Infrastructure Guidance for Reducing the Impacts of Impervious Cover on Water Quality, is available for viewing HERE.

The following documents are available for download:

Stormwater Tree Pit Guidance Manual

Stormwater Tree Pit Guidance for the Use of Street Trees as Stormwater Management Tools, January 2022, pdf

This document has been prepared by the Water Resources Program in partnership with the New Jersey Urban and Community Forestry Program and the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station. This work is intended to provide guidance for the design and implementation of stormwater tree pit practices throughout New Jersey.

Water Resources Program  at Rutgers NJAES