MON-B01: Rainwater as a Resource: Performance-based Stormwater Design: Opportunities and Challenges

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Start Date
01/01/2017
End Date
01/01/2019
Description
With the shift in thinking towards water as an invaluable resource that needs to be managed, performance measurement and verification are becoming more important, especially as projects claim improved health, environmental protection, reduced investor risk, and improved return on investment. Study three projects, their measurement, and findings.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Learn about performance-based design, measurement challenges, and various tools that can be applied to your own projects.
Understand how of different scales and contexts, from Chicago to Kansas City and South Jordan, Utah have complete storm water management verification, and what opportunities were uncovered.
Review lessons-learned from case studies to help inform designers, and suggest modifications to improve project performance.
Examine techniques to integrate working landscapes, ecological restoration, and watershed thinking into green infrastructure strategies.
Instructors
Jim Schuessler, David Yocca, Kurt Culbertson
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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