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Sean Cronin: "...as of August 28, 2014, 91% of the 44 damaged ditches are now back online" #COflood

After the flood Mr. Cronin found himself in meeting after meeting from the early hours on September 12 thru the weekend and on and on for the next few months. 1,036 more words

Colorado Water

City Drainage Study Inconsistent with Reality

In early September, the City of Thunder Bay finally released the Neighbourhood Master Stormwater Drainage Study on its website. This report, dated July 2014, is in our hands two months after the final copy was approved. 231 more words

Community Discussion

With cooler temps and more rain on the way, fall turfgrass overseeding time is here

With cooler temps and more rain on the way, fall overseeding time is here – ask your local supplier for a turf-type tall fescue blend.  A dense stand of Turfgrass is one of the best ways to prevent sediment from being washed into local creeks, streams, and rivers. 86 more words

Green Infrastructure

Building Energy and Water Use

Monitoring energy and water use is important as it opens up the opportunity to study efficiency of buildings. As it is currently buildings are not efficient by any means in the manner by which they consume energy and water; most standing structures are considered to be excessively wasteful. 375 more words


Stormwater Solutions and Opportunities

During the summer in New Mexico, you can expect to see a lot of rain fall to the earth within an hour.  A half-inch.  An inch.   591 more words


DOT to pay $1.2 million for stormwater violations at Honolulu, Kalaeloa harbors

The Hawaii Dept. of Transportation will pay a $1.2 million penalty for federal Clean Water Act stormwater violations at the Honolulu and Kalaeloa harbors on Oahu. 374 more words


Stormwater Wetland Thursdays commence with a little rain

The wetland plant nursery at Exploration Green conservation area is up and running! We held our first volunteer morning on Thursday, September 4, with the able assistance of the Texas Master Naturalists. 141 more words