The conference will address the importance of soil health and will offer three concurrent tracks on the impact on stormwater, surface water and groundwater and the landscape.
The Blue Flag Iris performed the best of all of the plant species at removing selected pesticides in addition to being a very aesthetically pleasing plant.
Bioretention facilities need rigorous field performance research and monitoring to confirm performance.
The reduction of hydrologic volume and flow peaks and delay in peak timing via bioretention were quantified in two bioretention facilities on the University of Maryland campus.
Delaware study finds that 60 percent of bioretention sites had a significant amount of mosquito breeding for most of the summer season.
The promise of permeable pavement has always been powerful, however, seldom realized.
Mass grading and construction equipment will compact urban soils, but quantifying soil infiltration rate is not as well documented.
From a stormwater perspective, terrain matters a lot more than state boundaries. However, the bulk of stormwater research has taken place in only one terrain.
Roof runoff quality is fundamentally determined by the nature of the roof surface, which can be quire diverse.
It may surprise you, but lawns and turf grass is now the largest crop grown in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.