Monthly Archives: March 2007

Stormwater Solutions for PA

CBF has opened registration for “Confluence 2007–Preparing for the Storm: Stormwater Solutions for Pennsylvania Communities,” to be held April 5 & 6. If you’re a PA engineer, consultant, developer, municipal official, conservation professional, or watershed stakeholder interested in finding out … Continue reading

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Up on Principio Creek

Was on Principio Creek yesterday looking at some restoration work…a real sweet stream in Cecil County, Maryland that is still in great overall condition: Cool arch under I-95: Caught the skunk cabbage rising: Links to us:  Design | Software | … Continue reading

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Green Building Institute Raffle

Support The Green Building Institute and enter to win a trip for two people to Bluebeard’s Castle on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Go here for more info. Links to us:  Design | Software | Maintenance & Repairs | Construction … Continue reading

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GreencityBaltimore Blog created

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Maryland’s Legislature taking forward steps

The House of Delegates has passed HB1220, which is a bill that opens the door for implementation of more sustainable and integrated stormwater management practices and levies a charge of 25 cents per square foot of impervious area on new … Continue reading

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Embankment Hazards

OK, this is not about stormwater management, per se… Gaza Sewage Flood BUT – it does illustrate the hazards that are associated with constructing earthen embankments. Quite simply – they have the potential to fail. And if they fail, the … Continue reading

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UMass BMP Eval Site

The Clearinghouse: The Massachusetts Stormwater Technology Evaluation Project (MASTEP) has created a web site to host a source of verified technical information on stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) to provide information on innovative technologies to BMP users. http://www.mastep.net/ Great for … Continue reading

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Heya!

Welcome to the first blog on stormwater management…. or at least the first one we know about. Among the things that may end up here are: Interesting stuff about stormwater management (SWM) that strikes our fancy Technical stuff (read: Engineering) … Continue reading

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