A BMP Inspection in Action!
A BMP Inspection in Action!

On February 10, 2016 the Chesapeake Stormwater Network conducted a half-day training workshop on the Inspection, Maintenance and Retrofitting of Stormwater BMPs. There were 17 people there from the Maryland Environmental Service, a quasi-public agency which inspects or maintains many BMPs across the state of MD. Below you will find the agenda and workshop resources, including the compiled slideshows that were presented that day.

Resources

MES Inspection and Maintenance Workshop Presentations

Version february 10, 2016 | Size (15 MB) | File type (.pdf) | Download

Bioretention Illustrated: A Visual Guide for Constructing, Inspecting, Maintaining and Verifying the Bioretention Practice

Version final version. version 2.0; october 20, 2013 | Size (8 MB) | File type (.pdf) | Download

Final Recommended Guidance for Urban Stormwater BMP Verification

This memo describes how the work group developed guidance to verify the performance of urban BMPs in the Bay watershed.

Version august 11, 2014 | Size (637 KB) | File type (.pdf) | Download

U-1 Urban Stormwater Retrofits Fact Sheet

A 'fact sheet' on using Urban Stormwater Retrofits as a BMP in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

Version june 2015 | Size (681 KB) | File type (.pdf) | Download

Final CBP Approved Expert Panel Report on Stormwater Retrofits (Short Version)

Final CBP Approved Expert Panel Report on Stormwater Retrofits Short Version. To see the long version go here.

Version short, january 20, 2015 | Size (1 MB) | File type (.pdf) | Download

Visual Indicators Framework

A flowchart demonstrating the visual indicators approach to constructing, inspecting, maintaining and verifying stormwater BMPs.

Size (272 KB) | File type (.pdf) | Download