Stormwater Management News

  1. Study Reveals America's Most Flood-Vulnerable Communities
    6/21/2017

    Find related stories on NSF's Environmental Research and Education (ERE) Programs at this link.

  2. EPA Releases Green Infrastructure In Parks: A Guide To Collaboration, Funding, And Community Engagement
    6/9/2017

    EPA has produced a guide to encourage partnerships between park agencies and stormwater agencies to promote the use of green infrastructure on park lands. Green infrastructure can help to maximize the environmental, economic, and social benefits of parks.

  3. Research To Clarify The Benefits Of Big Data Analytics To Water Utilities
    6/8/2017

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation recently awarded a contract to ­­­­CH2M for research on Designing Sensor Networks and Locations on an Urban Sewershed Scale.

  4. Innovyze Releases RDII Analyst Generation V14.5, Setting New Standard For Managing And Operating Sewer Systems
    6/6/2017

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, recently announced the release of RDII Analyst (Rainfall-Derived Inflow and Infiltration) Generation V14.5 for InfoSWMM and InfoSWMM SA.

  5. Congress Considers Green Infrastructure Bill
    5/25/2017

    Increasing numbers of municipalities are turning to green infrastructure to improve water quality and manage stormwater, and Congress is considering legislation designed to support this trend.

  6. AWWA And U.S. Commercial Service Lead Water Trade Mission To Peru
    5/24/2017

    The American Water Works Association (AWWA), headquartered in Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., and the U.S.

  7. Research To Facilitate The Recognition Of Green Infrastructure Co-Benefits
    5/19/2017

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) seeks competitive proposals for research to quantify the multiple benefits of implementing green infrastructure (GI) and to evaluate its economic, environmental/ecological, and social values.

  8. Water Environment & Reuse Foundation Seeking Pre-Proposals To Fund Exceptional Water Research
    5/18/2017

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) is accepting pre-proposals under its 2017 Unsolicited Research Program. Proposers are invited to submit on topics consistent with WE&RF’s mission to catalyze innovation through actionable research in water and the environment.

  9. North Carolina’s Wastewater Managers Deal With Stormwater Headaches
    5/16/2017

    A small region of North Carolina suffered over fifty sewage spills last month, but that was just one aspect of the fallout from recent flooding events that demonstrated the complexity of stormwater management.

  10. New Tool Could Help Predict, Prevent Surging Waters In Flood Plains
    5/12/2017

    A group of international scientists studying China's Yellow River has created a new tool that could help officials better predict and prevent its all-too-frequent floods, which threaten as many as 80 million people.