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Jul 10 2017

The western U.S. is home to approximately 160,000 abandoned mining sites with nearby contaminated soils. Jim Ippolito, associate professor of soil...

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Jul 10 2017

Winemaking is inherently water-intensive. From growing grapes in the vineyard to washing barrels in the cellar, it is not uncommon for wineries to...

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Jul 10 2017

The pipe manufacturer’s field service department provided support during installation and the grouting process....

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Jul 10 2017

The permeable pavement system can withstand the load of weekly grain shipments to the brewery.

Craft...

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Jul 10 2017

Murphy Warehouse Co. in Minneapolis was facing costly capital improvements and potential disruption of its business. Escalating storm water fees...

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Jul 10 2017

Rainwater catchment systems are water collection systems that harvest rainwater at the first point of contact from rainfall. These systems can be...

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Jul 10 2017

When television broadcasting stations and networks upgraded from black and white to color in the 1960s and 1970s, history was made. Three-...

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Jul 10 2017

The lack of gutters and inlets contributes to the frequent issue of standing water in the roadways. ...

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Jul 10 2017

We’ve all heard the saying, “Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” This cliché has merit. If we don’t learn from our past...

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Jun 6 2017

The power of storm water is apparent when it damages infrastructure and causes destructive flooding. However, it is easy to overlook the way storm...

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Jun 6 2017

Staten Island, one of the five boroughs of New York City, was hit particularly hard by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. While the devastation of the storm...

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Jun 6 2017

The town of Durham, N.H., home to the University of New Hampshire, found that sliplining with 5-ft-diameter polypropylene pipe was the solution to...

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Jun 6 2017

Deepening the detention basin added 20 acre-ft of volume to the site. Right: Six vertical retaining walls were...

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Jun 6 2017

The Conowingo Elementary School storm water retrofit project was initiated to fulfill requirements of Cecil County, Md.’s Watershed Implementation...

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Jun 6 2017

Water is discharged into Barnegat Bay.

Running along the Barnegat Peninsula—a thin sliver of land...

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Jun 6 2017

A property located at 105 E. Kelly Park Road in Apopka, Fla., reported periodic flooding with runoff from the abutting roadway drainage system....

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Jun 6 2017

There are few towns in the American West with a richer mining history than Breckenridge, Colo. Brought to life in 1859 to serve the miners in the...

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Jun 6 2017

The industrial site's storm water drainage pattern needed to be mapped with a greater level of detail than ever...

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Jun 6 2017

Improper construction techniques during pipe and culverts installation in streams can have a significant impact on water quality, aquatic habitat...

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Jun 6 2017

Facilities, whether industrial, commercial or construction sites, must comply with many storm water quality standards and permits. The best method...