TITLE

Practicality, Feasibility, and Compliance in Stormwater Management

AUTHOR(S)
BRIGLIO, DAVE
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Stormwater;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA), a federal law created to help manage stormwater at federal facilities. The law imposes a limit on impacts and increased runoff for events that occur during a 95th percentile storm. The law requires the monitor of stormwater flow rate, volume, flow duration, and temperature. EISA also requires familiarity and integration of low-impact development (LID) techniques and a decent understanding of hydrology.
ACCESSION #
59414150

 

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