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Apr 22 2021
When municipalities began building separate storm sewers, they designed them mainly to relieve the burden that storm events put on sanitary sewer…
Apr 9 2021
The Center for Watershed Protection National Stormwater & Watershed Conference kicks off on Tuesday, April 13 and runs through Friday, April 16.…
Apr 8 2021
It was big news in the Pacific Northwest storm water world this past December when researchers at Washington State University released research…
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Apr 7 2021
Rock riprap is a traditional hard armoring method for protecting shorelines and slopes from erosion. While rock is a natural material, rock riprap is…
Apr 6 2021
The city of Bowling Green, Kentucky, is situated about an hour north of Nashville with an area of 39.7 square miles. The third largest city in the…
baskerville-bulkhead
The restored bulkhead stabilized the shoreline and now protects homes along the channel.
Apr 6 2021
Monday, August 20, 2018, began like any other day in the city of Middleton, Wisconsin. That quickly changed when between 11 and 13 inches of rain…
storm water management
Fresno's climate and geography demands any new construction to include a plan for storm water management.
Apr 6 2021
Despite its semi-arid climate, characterized by mild, moist winters and hot, dry summers, the area in and around Fresno, California, has experienced…
Apr 6 2021
Pacoima is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Los Angeles, California. This community maintains a history tracing back more than 1,500 years, when…
Apr 6 2021
To help an industry progress and maintain, the professionals that make it up must be varied. Their passions and skills may be different, but together…
Apr 6 2021
Geoff Brosseau, Storm Water Solutions’ 2021 Industry Icon, did not necessarily intend to have a career in storm water. For the first 10 years of his…
Apr 6 2021
The 2021 Ohio Stormwater Conference is an annual conference dedicated to advance the knowledge and understanding of comprehensive storm water…
Apr 6 2021
On March 3, the American Society of Civil Engineers announced its 2021 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure.   The report card graded 17…
Apr 6 2021
This North Carolina project aimed to construct a storm water control measure wetland as well as realign a gravity sewer and a portion of the Indian…
Apr 6 2021
This issue is a special one. On the following pages, we introduce our 2021 Class of Young Pros and our 2021 Industry Icon. These professionals have…
Apr 6 2021
In June 2017, the California Regional Water Quality Control Board and the Central Valley Region (Central Valley RWQCB) adopted a Basin Plan Amendment…
Mar 30 2021
A two kilometer stretch of Highway 401 in Toronto is being reworked and expanded to accommodate current and future traffic volume. It’s part of a $…
rainfall
An existing conditions analysis led to the construction of a detention basin system and flood control channels.
Feb 9 2021
The American Southwest’s climate is arid and much of the land is wide-open and sparsely populated. Its geography is miles of desert, plateaus, mesas…
Feb 9 2021
It has not stopped raining for three days. But even though the sun is not shining, a colorful oil sheen can still be unmistakably spotted; quietly…
storm water management
Improper management can affect surfaces, such as roads, sidewalks and parking lots while altering the land's natural hydrology.
Feb 8 2021
Construction site storm water compliance can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars in penalties and maintenance if not properly managed. Unannounced…
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