STORMWATER MANAGEMENT ARTICLES

Green Thumbs Up: Keystone State Embraces Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Management

The state of Pennsylvania is carrying out a variety of innovative green infrastructure initiatives to improve stormwater management throughout the state, including an advanced stormwater fee struct...

ASLA releases new guide on green infrastructure

On Wednesday, Sept. 3, the American Society of Landscape Architects launched a new online guide explaining the many benefits of green infrastructure.

OR brewing company installs advanced green roof, protects local waterways

This summer, Ninkasi Brewing Company's administrative building opened in the city of Eugene, Ore., and features a state-of-the-art rooftop garden that helps protect local waterways.

L.A. County watershed project receives notable ISI award for sustainable efforts

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure has announced that the Sun Valley Watershed Multi-Benefit Project in Los Angeles County, Calif., has earned the Envision™ infrastructure rating system's...

USDA announces up to $99M in funding for Sandy recovery in three states

The USDA will provide up to $99 million in conservation funding to assist Hurricane Sandy victims in the states of Connecticut, New Jersey and New York. The funding will be used to enroll 671 acres...

Restoration project in DE town to improve water quality, stormwater management

The town of Greenwood, Del., is expecting to reduce flooding and improve its water quality in the future after implementing a restoration project at the town park and on two local industrial sites.

NJ Gov signs legislation to better protect major water treatment plant

NJ Governor Chris Christie signed legislation authorizing $31.5 million in state financing to raise New Jersey American Water's largest water treatment plant's existing floodwall to withstand even ...

Partnership to pilot new stormwater management solution

Vegetal i.D., the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, Fund For Lake Michigan, The Water Council, UW-Milwaukee, and UW-Whitewater are testing an advanced system combining a blue roof with a gr...

North Carolina announces first LEED Platinum elementary school

Northside Elementary School in Chapel Hill, N.C., has earned LEED Platinum certification with the Green Building Certification Institute, representing the first LEED Platinum elementary school in N...

Students awarded AWRA scholarship for water resource management efforts

The American Water Resources Association has announced the recipients of its 2014 Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship Fund awards. The scholarship fund, established in 1980, was created to be u...

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

Zoeller Co

Offers residential waste and clean water pump solutions to commercial customers and municipalities. Solutions enginee...

CULTEC Inc

Manufactures plastic chambers used in subsurface retention and detention stormwater management and septic applications.

SRS Crisafulli Inc

Manufactures dredges and pumps for handling sludges, residuals, biosolids, slurries, sediment, fly ash, slimes, taili...

Onset Computer Corp

HOBO data loggers measure and record water level, conductivity, and a variety of other parameters. They can be deploy...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

REGAL MODEL CRA 5000 CHLORINE RESIDUAL ANALYZER

Continuously measures level(s) of Free or Total chlorine in water and wastewater. May be used exclusively to monitor ...

REGAL SERIES 7000 SMARTVALVE™

Treats water with varying flow rates. Features “flow-proportional” or “step-rate” control modes, automatic or manual ...

REGAL AMMONIATORS

Used to combat disinfection byproducts (DBPS) in chloramination and to neutralize acids. Built with rugged materials ...

REGAL SULPHONATORS

Based on same simple, efficient design that has made REGAL Gas Chlorinators the industry standard. Used to de-chlorin...