Introduction.- Water quality parameters.- Statistical methods for data analysis.- Storm water hydrology.- Introduction to modeling.- Storm water quality.- Treatment of stormwater runoff.- Flow control design.- Vegetative controls.- Traps, filters, and basins.- Design of wetlands.- Low impact development.- Index.
Current trends in stormwater management add pollution control to existing priorities of flood protection and peakflow limits. From a fundamental overview of supporting information on water quality, statistics and hydrology to detailed sections devoted to treatment and management practices, this book examines the latest treatment practices and techniques for improving stormwater quality to protect against stream, river and estuary degradation.
How to design stormwater management systems for maximum performance
Coverage of pollutant and runoff volume reduction through smart growth and low impact development practices
Detailed Data from actual stormwater measurements throughout
Emphasis on both hydrologic and water quality issues