Dec 01, 2009

December 2009

For the past couple of years, there has been a significant push within the storm water sector to utilize natural solutions in management, treatment, monitoring and erosion control efforts. Simultaneously, engineered solutions have been developing rapidly…
The intent of U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Sustainable Sites Credit 6.2 (SS 6.2) is “to limit disruption and pollution of natural water flows by managing storm water runoff.” The requirements necessary…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: sediment basin, baffles, turbidity The first time I experienced a turbocharged engine was around second or third gear on my friend’s four-cylinder, five-speed “import” more than 20 years ago; the desire…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: engineering, design, contractors Hard work and innovation fuel the achievements and growth of the storm water industry. The SWS editorial staff recognizes and appreciates the groundbreaking initiatives to…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: CSO, Northwest Environmental Advocates Portland, Ore., has developed as an inland port along the banks of the Willamette River over the past 160 years. In the newer and outer areas of Portland, separate…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: permits, BMPs, watershed There is no longer a need to argue the case for implementing a comprehensive storm water management strategy on new and redevelopment projects as a tool for protecting aquatic…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: chambers, bottomless, header row Luther Brookdale Chevrolet in Brooklyn Center, Minn., was an older auto dealership in need of a facelift. “An entire renovation was taking place to improve both the inside…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: hydroseeding, highway, slopes The steep stretch of Rte. 44 that rolls over Avon Mountain and connects the towns of Avon and West Hartford, Conn., has earned a reputation as one of New England’s—if not the…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: Clean Water Act, site inspection Storm water legislation is more stringent than ever, and new requirements are almost certainly on their way. To find out what is happening in the legal trenches, Storm…
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