North Carolina State University’s Dr. Bill Hunt discusses how Low Impact Development (LID) and Green Infrastructure (GI) are the future of stormwater management.
Webinar Recording: The need for Storm Control Measures (SCM) and Low Impact Development (LID)
North Carolina State University’s Dr. Bill Hunt explores SCM and LID approaches from around the world in th...
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STEM is for everyone: 3 ways to “change the equation” of equality in the workplace
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One man’s journey to help solve the global water and sanitation crisis
November 19 was World Toilet Day. Tony Petrucci talks about his volunteer work and why clean water is no laughing matter.
Infrastructure: The most important conversation you’re not having
The critical work of upgrading our decaying infrastructure has been put on the back burner—that must change
Wildfire recovery: Creating a resilient home for outdoor education from ashes
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Stormwater pond muck: What is it—and why should it matter to you?
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Working "shoulder-to-shoulder" with local Māori for a culturally-sound wastewater solution
Environmental and public health engineer Jim Bradley (Auckland, New Zealand) on working together to find a technically sound wastewater treatment method that respects local Māori cultural values
Roundtable: Imagining a day without water—with planning, it’s something we can avoid
Four experts consider our critical relationship with water and the role we can play in protecting this precious resource
Planning for disasters: 3 ways science can help deliver drinking water after an earthquake
As we approach International Day for Disaster Reduction, a resilience study for Wellington, New Zealand, shows the value of planning
Published in Water Briefing Global: David Smith on the benefits of resilient megacities
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4 things to consider when tendering a stream project
Scheduling a pre-bid meeting and having an experienced contractor are key to a successful project
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Published: Walk Before You Run - Philadelphia's Green City, Clean Waters Program
How Philadelphia is implementing green infrastructure initiatives to help reduce stormwater runoff for cleaner waters.
[With Video] Project Impossible? Not when you have the right team!
A massive flood-fighting complex in New Orleans is featured on HISTORY’s documentary series premiering on September 1
National Preparedness Month: Two things you can do now to protect you and your family
Preparing an emergency kit and checking your insurance coverage are two simple steps towards preparedness
A quest to find innovative technologies for managing deteriorating water infrastructure
Various sectors use a range of technologies to manage deteriorating infrastructure; what technologies could work in the water sector?
Nature is a patient, not a machine: Looking at stream restoration through the medical lens
We shouldn’t treat natural channel design like any other engineering project
How to plan for affordable, supportable utility rates
Utilities benefit from financial planning and selecting the right funding strategy—and those benefits can be passed to the customer
Coastal crisis: We’re running out of sand along Florida’s beaches—what’s the solution?
It takes creativity in both approach/methodology and funding to take care of eroding beaches
7 ways to tell if a stream restoration project is successful