Discussion Topics. Brief history of structural stormwater management The Low Impact Development (LID) alternative to ponds, ponds, ponds… LID for Hydromodification Management: State of Washington City of Portland, Oregon Prince George’s County, Maryland
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Low impact development is a stormwater management strategy that emphasizes conservation and use of existing natural site features integrated with distributed, small-scale stormwater controls to more closely mimic natural hydrologic patterns in residential, commercial, and industrial settings.
Source: (Puget Sound Action Team 2005)
Cistern & Cascade
“Stacked” system: Lined bioswale overflows into underlying infiltration pipe
Sheet flow into swale
>8,000 Bio-infiltration facilities installed to protect Sole Source Aquifer
Attractive landscape features less likely to be filled in by property owner