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Assessing the effectiveness of drywells as tools for stormwater management and aquifer recharge and their groundwater contamination potential$0.00
Assessing the effectiveness of drywells as tools for stormwater management and aquifer recharge and their groundwater contamination potentialScience Direct | May 24, 2016...Summary
Drywells are gravity-fed, excavated pits with perforated casings used to facilitate stormwater infiltration and groundwater recharge in areas where drainage and diversion of...
Atmospheric rivers impact California’s coastal water quality via extreme precipitation
Atmospheric rivers impact California’s coastal water quality via extreme precipitationScience of the Total Environment | June 25, 2019...Summary
Precipitation in California is projected to become more volatile: less frequent but more extreme as global warming pushes midlatitude frontal cyclones further poleward...
Clean Water, Clean Beaches Water Quality Funding Measure*
Clean Water, Clean Beaches Water Quality Funding Measure*Los Angeles County Department of Public Works, Los Angeles County Flood Control District | September 21, 2012...Summary
The Problem: Stormwater and runoff rushes down the street, picking up trash and toxic pollutants. On a rainy day, over 10 billion gallons...
Downstream Effects of Stormwater Management Basins
Downstream Effects of Stormwater Management BasinsAmerican Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) | June 1, 1979...Summary
Urbanization decreases the natural storage of a watershed, which changes the timing characteristics of the runoff. Stormwater management (SWM) basins are an attempt...
Estimating Monetized Benefits of Groundwater Recharge from Stormwater Retention Practices$0.00
Estimating Monetized Benefits of Groundwater Recharge from Stormwater Retention PracticesU.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) | February 4, 2016...Summary
Stormwater impacts from development have been documented extensively in peer-reviewed literature and summarized in the National Research Council’s report titled Urban Stormwater Management...
First flush analysis of urban storm runoff
First flush analysis of urban storm runoffScience of the Total Environment, Elsevier | July 3, 2003...Summary
Stormwater runoff was monitored on 13 separate urban watersheds, which were chosen to represent distinct types of residential and industrial development, along with...
FLOOD- MAR Using Flood Water for Managed Aquifer Recharge to Support Sustainable Water Resources$0.00
FLOOD- MAR Using Flood Water for Managed Aquifer Recharge to Support Sustainable Water ResourcesCalifornia Department of Water Resources (DWR) | June 26, 2018...Summary
The effects of climate change are necessitating wholesale changes in how water is managed in California. With less water storage from snowpack, California...
LA Sustainable Water Project: Los Angeles City-Wide Overview
LA Sustainable Water Project: Los Angeles City-Wide OverviewUCLA: Sustainable LA Grand Challenge | February 1, 2018...Summary
This report assesses the potential to improve water quality standards while integrating complementary One Water Management practices that can increase potential local water...
LA Sustainable Water Project: Los Angeles River Watershed
LA Sustainable Water Project: Los Angeles River WatershedUCLA: Sustainable LA Grand Challenge | September 1, 2017...Summary
The LA Sustainable Water Project: Los Angeles River Watershed report explores the potential to improve water quality standards while integrating complementary One Water...
LADWP Stormwater Capture Master Plan$0.00
LADWP Stormwater Capture Master PlanLos Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) | October 5, 2015...Summary
To ensure a safe and reliable water supply for future generations of Angelenos, one of the City’s key strategies is to increase the...