A3 - Managing Stormwater with Green Infrastructure

This factsheet discusses stormwater and its associated environmental and social costs. It highlights the use of nonstructural techniques, such as Low Impact Development, and structural techniques, such as retention basins. Both systems incorporate using nature’s green infrastructure as major stormwater management tools. This factsheet also discusses best management practices (BMPs) for stormwater management and municipal stormwater ordinances.

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