Tag: stormwater management system

Managing the quantity and quality of stormwater is termed, “Stormwater Management.” The term Best Management Practice (BMP) or stormwater control measure (SCM) is often used to refer to both structural or engineered control devices and systems (e.g. retention ponds) to treat or store polluted stormwater, as well as operational or procedural practices (e.g. street sweeping).

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NEXSENS TECHNOLOGY
The NexSens G2-RAIN Alert System is an all-in-one tipping bucket rain gauge, data logger, cellular modem, and battery pack for realtime rainfall monitoring and alert notifications. It can be quickly deployed on a 2-inch NPT pole for use in flood alert systems, stormwater applications, and construction site monitoring. The integrated lithium battery pack

Back to Basics

Back to Basics

Imagine a stormwater management system that provides sedimentation, variable denitrification and oxygen saturation, evapotranspiration, volatilization, and infiltration. Is this the newest high-tech engineered stormwater treatment system? No, it’s the original green infrastructure: the stream channel. In suburban and rural communities in New England and many other parts of the country,

Where Old Snow Goes to Melt

Where Old Snow Goes to Melt

A fresh snowpack can bring a feeling of natural beauty to even the most densely developed, highly urbanized area. For many towns and cities, when that snow piles on several inches deep, a series of policy changes go into effect. Schoolkids cheer to have the day off; some workers might

Project Profile: Choosing a Stormwater Chamber System

Project Profile: Choosing a Stormwater Chamber System

Recently, a 58-acre lot in Northampton County, PA, labeled by the town of Easton as First 33 Commerce Center, was developed into a subdivision containing three large land parcels. While two parcels of land were sold off, the third and largest parcel was transformed into a commerce park, housing two

Project Profile: Managing Stormwater at the Pan American Games

Project Profile: Managing Stormwater at the Pan American Games

The Pan American (Pan Am) Games are the world’s third-largest international multi-sport games and are surpassed in size and scope only by the Olympic Summer Games and the Asian Games.

The first Pan American Games were held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1951, and the inaugural Parapan American (Parapan Am) Games were

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