Stormwater News

New Nutrient Accounting Guidance Documents Released!
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Maryland and Virginia finalized and released their nutrient accounting guidance read more…
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Milestone Evaluations Released
Chesapeake Bay Watershed

EPA releases the Chesapeake Bay jurisdictions’ 2-year milestones assessments. Read more here!
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Bioretention Inspection App
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This smartphone or tablet based app follows the approach of our Bioretention Illustrated technical guide and walks the user step by step through the visual inspection process for a bioretention practice.
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Homeowner Stewardship TED Talk
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Watch CSN Executive Director, Tom Schueler, in his very own ‘TED’ talk discussing “The Role of Homeowner Stewardship in Restoring Our Streams and the Bay”!
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Homeowner BMP Guide
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CSN’s newly released Homeowner BMP Guide presents a step by step approach for analyzing your property to find out whether it makes sense to install a rain garden or other residential stewardship practices.
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Making Stormwater Retrofits Pay, Case Study in DC
Washington Monument

If retrofitting your property with a stormwater best management practice (BMP) paid dividends, would you do it?
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Stormwater Pond Management
Stormwater ponds capture runoff and reduce nutrients in the water.

Our friends at University of Maryland Extension office put together this great resource on stormwater pond management. It gives a brief background on stormwater ponds and focuses on maintenance for water quality.
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Turfgrass Nutrient Management Bulletin
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New England Regional Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fertilizer and Associated Management Practice Recommendations For Lawns Based on Water Quality Considerations.
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Seeking Nominations: Erosion, Sediment Control Panel
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Are you, or someone you know, an expert in Erosion and Sediment Control? Help us build an expert panel on Erosion and Sediment Control.
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D.C., National Leader for Green Roof Installation in 2011
Green roof in D.C. Image courtesy  of Wayfaring Travel Guide

The green roof industry grew by 115 percent over the course of 2011 and Washington D.C. was the first time market leader!
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