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WEF Announces Top Stormwater Videos at 2012 Stormwater Symposium

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) collected more than 35 videos via the Stormwater Call for Media, an effort to collect and share innovative stormwater projects. The top two videos aired at the 2012 Stormwater Symposium. Under One Umbrella, by KPFF Consulting Engineers, features a bioretention area that is also a stormwater fountain and community gathering […]

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U.S. EPA To Provide $950,000 for Green Infrastructure Implementation in U.S. Communities

At the 2012 Stormwater Symposium, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will provide $950,000 in technical assistance to 17 communities across 16 states for expanding the use of green infrastructure. These cities represent the second round of green infrastructure community partnerships. Read more.

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Setting our Sights on Stormwater

By Mike Beezhold, WEF Stormwater Committee Chair Hot temperatures and heavy rains didn’t dampen the spirits of the more than 360 stormwater professionals from around the country attending the inaugural Stormwater Symposium 2012 in Baltimore. Rather it emphasized the importance of stormwater management and energized good conversation, learning, and professional networking. Participants made the most […]

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Nancy Stoner Keynote Speaker at 2012 Stormwater Symposium

Nancy Stoner, Acting Assistant Administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Water, will be part of the 2012 Stormwater Symposium Opening General Session.  Stoner will speak to timely issues, such as EPA’s integrated planning framework, national stormwater rulemaking, EPA’s green infrastructure strategy, and the Campus RainWorks competition.  Other topics to be addressed […]

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Volunteers Needed for 2012 Stormwater Symposium

Conference leadership is looking for additional involvement at the 2012 Stormwater Symposium, including workshop room monitors on July 18 and session co-moderators for both July 19 and 20. Co-moderators help organize speakers before and during the session and help introduce speakers before each talk. For more information, please e-mail Jeff Cantwell at jcantwell@flowassessment.com.

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Super Saver Rate Still Available for 2012 Stormwater Symposium

The 2012 Stormwater Symposium, hosted by the Water Environment Federation and Chesapeake Water Environment Association, will be held in Baltimore July 18 to 20. Be sure to register before the Super Saver rate closes June 13. Conference sessions will cover an array of stormwater topics from policy to cutting-edge research to innovative technologies. The New […]

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Stormwater Symposium Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2012 Stormwater Symposium co-hosted by the Water Environment Federation and Chesapeake Water Environment Association. This 2-day event will focus on national issues, including the proposed stormwater rulemaking, regional issues, developing technologies, and management approaches that are key to this growing and evolving topic. See the draft technical program and […]

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Stormwater Symposium 2012 Call for Abstracts is Now Open

Submit your abstract by Oct. 26 for the Stormwater Symposium, July 19–20, 2012, in Baltimore, Maryland’s Inner Harbor.  The 2-day event, hosted in cooperation with the Chesapeake Water Environment Association, will bring together practitioners, regulators, academics, manufactures, and visionaries to network and exchange information on challenges, successes, and opportunities related to stormwater.  A detailed call […]

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WEF To Host 2012 Stormwater Event

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) is pleased to announce its inaugural Stormwater Symposium.  This 2-day event will be held in Baltimore in July 2012 in cooperation with the Chesapeake Water Environment Association. A call for abstracts and workshops will be issued in September 2011 and will include issues of national scope (including proposed […]

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WEF Announces 2012 Stormwater Event

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) announces a multiday, multitrack Stormwater Symposium to be held next summer. WEF currently is seeking volunteers who are interested in joining the conference planning committee and reviewing abstracts for the event. Interested individuals should contact Jenn Chavira at jchavira@wef.org.

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