Stormwater BMP Performance: What Every Landscape Architect Should Know

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Start Date
03/02/2017
End Date
03/01/2019
Description
Landscape architects are often responsible for the design of stormwater systems that promote specific levels of performance. This session will describe current initiatives to document performance, protocols for measuring performance, ways to design more effective systems, and the challenges the profession could face when levels of performance aren't realized.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1) Be familiar with current research and monitoring of best management practices (BMP) performance sponsored by the EPA. 2) Develop an understanding of protocols to effectively measure BMP performance. 3) Learn about key measures to more accurately align theoretical and actual performance. 4) Learn about evolving federal regulations regarding design and performance, and potential liabilities and pitfalls for projects that fail to perform as designed.
Instructors
William Wenk, Jesse Pritts, Jonathan Jones, Heather Whitlow
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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