Low Impact Development and Sustainable Stormwater Management

Low Impact Development and Sustainable Stormwater Management

Author(s): Thomas H. Cahill

Published Online: 6 JUL 2012 08:35AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470096758

Online ISBN: 9781118202456

DOI: 10.1002/9781118202456

About this Book

Sustainable Stormwater Management introduces engineers and designers to ideas and methods for managing stormwater in a more ecologically sustainable fashion. It provides detailed information on the design process, engineering details and calculations, and construction concerns. Concepts are illustrated with real-world examples, complete with photographs. This guide integrates the perspectives of landscape architects, planners, and scientists for a multi-disciplinary approach. This is an enlightening reference for professionals working in stormwater management, from engineers and designers to developers to regulators, and a great text for college courses.

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