City of San José & Baykeeper Reach Environmental Agreement Opti & Clackamas County Announce Partnership EPA Awards $1.9M to Colorado School of Mines USDA Seeks Proposals for Wetland Protection, Restoration
June 24, 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that three projects will receive a combined $525,000 to improve land management of thousands of acres of healthy... more
June 23, 2016
The city of Grand Prairie, Texas, tasked McKim & Creed, Inc. with providing program oversight as well as professional engineering services for an update to its storm... more
June 22, 2016
San Francisco Baykeeper and the city of San José announced a legal agreement to make the Bay Area’s largest city more environmentally conscious. The San José City Council... more
June 21, 2016
The Nature Conservancy and The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) announced a new partnership in support of farm practices that result in clean water. The two organizations signed a... more
June 02, 2016
Road construction with paving or grade changes requires permits and regulation compliance. SWS Associate Editor Bob Crossen spoke with Gresham, Smith and Partners... more
June 02, 2016
Storm water professionals are revving their engines as they await the start of the 15th annual North American Surface Water Quality Conference & Exposition in... more
June 02, 2016
Thanks to green infrastructure, residents in southeast Atlanta communities are seeing a decrease in flooding issues that have plagued them for more than a decade. In the... more
June 02, 2016
Polluted storm water runoff causes significant human health and water quality concerns. In dense urban environments, these issues are accelerated by combined sewer overflow (... more
June 02, 2016
Sustainable storm water management is more than just a vision in one Wisconsin city—it is a reality. The city of Oak Creek, Wis., along with Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage... more

The Marlee Float skimmer is a low-maintenance surface drain for temporary or permanent use in sediment basins and detention ponds. The shielded orifice prevents clogging, excluding floatables while increasing sediment-trapping efficiency. It ships pre-assembled with a simple five-minute... more

  • The Marlee Float skimmer is a low-maintenance surface drain for temporary or permanent use in sediment basins and detention ponds. The shielded orifice prevents clogging, excluding floatables... more

  • Manga wattle accessories are designed to enhance the safety and performance of erosion control systems that utilize wattles by increasing visibility and eliminating hazards associated with exposed... more

  • Triton storage units provide three stages of treatment. First, the header row removes large debris or silts. Second, upon exiting the header row, the water is filtered through the new filter-and-... more

  • NaturesOwn Evolution is manufactured from tough natural agricultural fibers. These fibers weave into the wood cellulose matrix stabilizing organic particles close against the slope. The fibers... more

  • CentriPipe is an engineered centrifugally cast concrete pipe solution for cost-effective trenchless rehabilitation of deteriorated round, arched and elliptical corrugated metal, brick... more

  • The Redi-Rock retaining wall system is suitable for storm channel projects because of its versatility and ability to perform under any water condition. It is easy to install and aesthetically... more

  • The... more

  • The Demand Driven diversion system is suitable for vehicle and other wash-down areas, including kennels, dog parks, hospitals, trash bins areas at schools and fast food outlets, vehicle... more

  • The Eco-Stone family of permeable pavers is a cost-effective solution for storm water runoff management since its introduction in 1989. Combine parking and detention for cost savings and better... more

  • Gravelpave2 is a low-maintenance surface with drainage, easy accessibility and no rutting. It is ideal for parking lots, trails and access roads and is a true porous paver with high compressive... more

Many corrugated metal pipe (CMP) culverts across the country will eventually experience rusting, corrosion or some form of deterioration. In the town of Ketchikan, Ala., a 48... more
Following a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrative Order to reduce sewer spills and beach closures, the City of San Diego’s Public Utilities Department... more
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Buffalo in Buffalo, N.Y., is envisioned as a “medical school for the 21st century.” Upon completion... more
The intersection of Routes 9 and 440 with the Garden State Parkway, one of New Jersey’s busiest and most vital cloverleaf complexes, developed sinkholes following Hurricane... more
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m Eastern Participants will earn one Professional Development Hour (PDH) This webinar will focus on... more
Celebrating five years of success, Storm Water Solutions and Stormwater ONE present the Spring 2016 SWS Virtual Expo, featuring both a storm water... more
Two months remain to gather up the facts and figures about your best work from the last 18 months and submit... more
In the June issue of SWS, GRAEF engineers Jim Hansen and Bridget Henk wrote about Drexel Town Square, an 86-... more
The latest trend in chemical-free weed removal has four legs and says “Baaa!” The use of goats for weed... more
Most professionals working in storm water management likely are aware that for the last several years, the U.... more
At a recent hearing on a proposed county-wide storm water pollution control funding measure, I witnessed a... more
Contractors and department of transportation agencies often are challenged to achieve maximum results within... more

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