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Sep 13 2017
The advent of modern plastic drainage pipe changed the landscape of both agricultural and commercial drainage, lowering costs, simplifying…
Sep 13 2017
In July 2015, Alpharetta, Ga.’s Department of Public Works Stormwater Div. was awarded a $29,100 federal U.S. Environmental Protection Agency grant,…
Sep 13 2017
Matt Graves, environmental manager at the Port of Vancouver USA, developed the storm water pollution prevention plan and performed the site…
Sep 13 2017
Storm water management has become a requirement in many countries due to high population densities and rapid development. The reduced number of…
Sep 13 2017
Spokane, Wash., is completing a network of buried concrete combined sewer overflow (CSO) structures to store excess water. The structures are…
Sep 13 2017
Design engineers developing flow capacity in storm water systems for Thurston County, Wash., need to know if their design is effective during and…
Sep 13 2017
Running through a central business district of Columbus, Ohio’s largest city, the Interstate-70/Interstate-71 interchange is a 2-mile stretch of…
Sep 13 2017
For more than seven years, Wisconsin-based PaveDrain LLC has been manufacturing and installing a permeable paving technology in a variety of non-…
Sep 13 2017
In October 2001, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) issued NPDES Permit ALS000001 for the Birmingham-area municipal separate…
Sep 13 2017
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) embarked on one of the largest and most comprehensive public works projects in American history following…
Sep 13 2017
We know that no matter the position they hold within the storm water and erosion control industry, our readers are always eager to further their…
Aug 10 2017
Cody A. Ross Studying the path water takes after a rainstorm can be crucial in understanding its movement through different types of soil and can…
Aug 10 2017
While news sources are not calling the recent extended levels of rainfall “El Niño,” it is apparent that in some regions of the Pacific, El Niño-like…
Aug 10 2017
In November 2016, voters in the state of California approved Proposition 64, legalizing the recreational use of marijuana. This new legislation…
Aug 10 2017
In late summer and early fall, when many sweeping contractors are out mowing and landscaping, the need for street sweeping seems to lessen, except…
Aug 10 2017
Three storm water treatment devices were used at the Walgreens pharmacy.  The redevelopment of Olden Avenue in Ewing, N.J., has resulted in a number…
Aug 10 2017
The beaches of Los Angeles County, Calif., are some of the most recognizable and popular in the world. They feature cliffs, tide pools and marine…
Aug 10 2017
Woolpert and the city of Augusta conducted hands-on training of the new asset management system with storm water division employees. Augusta, Ga.,…
Aug 10 2017
Figure 1. Process for calculating pollutant control credits In late 2015, a new Municipal Stormwater Permit was issued for San Diego, Riverside and…
Aug 10 2017
After more than 40 years of research documenting detrimental effects of impervious surfaces on the environment and a decade of honing our…
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