From Sept. 27–Oct. 1, 20,385 water professionals from nearly 100 countries assembled in New Orleans for WEF’s 87th WEFTEC and 2nd annual Stormwater Congress.
WEFTEC 2012®, held Sept. 30 through Oct. 3 in New Orleans, featured three stormwater workshops and more than 75 technical presentations. Sessions covered topics from urban forestry and green infrastructure to managing peak wet weather flows to regulatory issues. Watch some of these sessions with WEFTEC On Demand. Recorded stormwater sessions include “Creating and Supporting […]
The Water Environment Federation’s (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Stormwater Committee finalized its strategic plan, which lays out the vision and mission of the committee along with goals and strategies for meeting the vision. More specifically, the document lists out mission areas that tie in with WEF’s new strategic direction as well as activities the Stormwater Committee envisions […]
The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Stormwater Committee presented the group’s Strategic Plan for Stormwater to the Committee Leadership Council at the WEF Midyear meeting in New Orleans on Jan 26. This plan provides a listing of the Committee’s vision and mission statements as well as an outline of goals and prioritized strategies for […]
At WEFTEC 2011, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Board of Trustees voted to sunset the Stormwater Coordinating Council (SWCC) and form a Stormwater Committee (SWC). Unlike a council, WEF committees are made up of volunteer members tasked with developing technical products and programming. The SWC will lead WEF’s efforts to encourage innovative approaches, […]
Managing stormwater is integral to protecting the water environment. Therefore, WEF is making stormwater a key priority. To coordinate expanding efforts, WEF recently formed a Stormwater Coordinating Council. In addition, WEF’s Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC®) 2011 will have continuous stormwater programming, plus a green infrastructure workshop. Registration for WEFTEC 2011 is open now.