Chesapeake Stormwater Network
Why Join The Network?
The Chesapeake Stormwater Network helps align and integrate the efforts of thousands of individuals working on stormwater management across the Chesapeake Bay region and around the world. It’s FREE to join the network and become the first to be notified of newly developed technical resources, free training opportunities, statewide regulatory updates and Chesapeake Bay Program stormwater alerts.
stormwater training & resources
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Chesapeake Urban Stormwater Professionals (CUSP) Training Program is a free, new professional training program from the Chesapeake Stormwater Network!
Bay Restoration Resources
Everything you need to know about the practices that can help meet the Chesapeake Bay TMDL pollution reduction goals. BMP Expert Panel reports, archived webcasts and easy to read fact sheets all in one place!
The Best Urban BMP in the Bay Awards (BUBBA) is a one-of-a-kind contest that recognizes the best stormwater practices and programs in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. It’s a great opportunity to share our innovations and accomplishments (and maybe win a little cash!)
We support a network of nearly 11,000 stormwater professionals from within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and beyond. Together, we aim to advance the science and practice of watershed restoration. We build capacity through training, collaboration, and networking. Whether you need a refresher on the basics, or are looking for the latest information from the Chesapeake Bay Program, CSN is well-positioned to help!
The Chesapeake Stormwater Network promotes more sustainable, resilient, and equitable stormwater management across the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. CSN supports and connects a growing network of professionals to advance better stormwater planning, design and maintenance through innovative training and technical resources designed to meet the needs of the diverse communities across the watershed.
2023 BUBBA Awards Ceremony
Spotlight: A Different Approach to “Fixing” Drainage
Spotlight: Anacostia River Watershed Smart Integrated Stormwater Management
BUBBAs Spotlight: Cattail Creek Restoration
Spotlight on Capital Region Water: The Recipe for Community Engagement...
Stormwater Scoop: May 2021
Stormwater Scoop: April 2021
Stormwater Scoop: March 2021
BUBBAs History Spotlight: Broad Branch and Linnean Park Tributary (2015)
BUBBAs History Spotlight: Plum and Walnut St. Green Intersection (2014)
Spotlight on the Elizabeth River Project
Join the Network
Join the Network and be the first to receive notification of newly developed technical resources, free training opportunities, statewide regulatory updates and Chesapeake Bay Program stormwater alerts. You can also help share your experiences with effective practices and programs, provide peer review on innovative practices, weigh in on critical stormwater legislation and regulations, participate in state and regional stormwater surveys, and help spread the sustainable stormwater message in your community.
Joining is simple and FREE, just like all of our resources!