Urban Stormwater Management in the United States

The rapid conversion of land to urban and suburban areas has profoundly altered how water flows during and following storm events, putting higher volumes of water and more pollutants into the nation's rivers, lakes, and estuaries. These changes have degraded water quality and habitat in virtually ev...

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Author: Robert Traver
Sponsoring Agency: National Research Council
Format: Technical Report
Published: Washington, DC : National Academies Press, 2008
Online Access: Full Text