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Attend a series of green infrastructure-focused webcasts, April 25 – 29, featuring insights from a diverse collection of sustainability experts

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University of Hawai’i at Mānoa internship program taps aspiring engineers to develop new tools that improve local stormwater management.

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American Society of Civil Engineers renovates parking lot with sustainability, outreach in mind

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Suite of resources equips park professionals with the knowledge they need to become green infrastructure champions.

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Create a “storm in a glass” in about 10 minutes using common household materials to help teach children about precipitation and its effects.

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Time is running out for MS4 permittees in the U.S. to contribute to the Water Environment Federation WEF Stormwater Institute’s 2020 MS4 Needs Assessment Survey.

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Online volunteers digitize millions of historic precipitation measurements from the United Kingdom

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WEF is seeking presentation abstracts for the Stormwater Pavilion at WEFTEC 2020. Submit by April 22.

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According to a new study from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and Reed College researchers, city-dwellers value green infrastructure as a worthwhile approach to flood management and water quality improvement — and are willing to donate time and money to support it.

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During the last week of January, the City of Phoenix Water Services Department embarked on a new, stormwater-focused public awareness campaign.

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Two recent podcast episodes detail how WEF stormwater programs are contributing to greater awareness of the stormwater sector’s investment needs and helping to bolster its workforce

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A water quality-focused pilot program in Fairfax County, Va., aims to connect untapped local talent with paid opportunities in stormwater management. Through Operation Stream Shield, a partnership between the municipal government and local homeless shelters, people attempting to join the workforce help enhance the local environment with part-time jobs clearing away litter from waterways and removing invasive plants.

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The Stormwater Report is an online news source highlighting the latest in stormwater sector news. The newsletter covers advanced practices, local programs, and case studies as well as policy updates, grant opportunities, and financing options. The newsletter also spotlights cutting-edge research in addition to industry tools and reports.

This online news source began pubishing in 2011 and includes a full archive of all posts.

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