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Nov 17, 2014, 11:00 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.

Call for Papers Deadline is November 19 for StormCon's 2015 Stormwater Management Conference

Forester Media Inc., publisher of Stormwater magazine, is seeking papers for presentation at StormCon 2015, which will take place in Austin, TX,...

Oct 23, 2014, 06:00 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.

25 Days to Submission Deadline for StormCon Stormwater Pollution Prevention Abstracts

 Forester Media Inc., publisher of Stormwater magazine, is seeking papers for presentation at StormCon 2015, which will take place in Austin,...

Oct 13, 2014, 05:30 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

StormCon Call for Papers - National Water Quality Conference in Austin, Texas

Forester Media Inc., publisher of Stormwater magazine, is seeking papers for presentation at StormCon 2015, which will take place in Austin, TX,...

Aug 13, 2014, 12:00 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

There's a buzz about StormCon - National Water Quality Conference Huge Success

StormCon Portland was a huge success. Over the last 13 years we've forged some tremendous relationships within the stormwater community and the...

Jul 22, 2014, 05:00 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Count Down to StormCon and the EPA in Portland, Oregon August 3-7

In less than two weeks Portland, Oregon will host StormCon 2014, the largest annual stormwater pollution prevention conference in the country....

Jul 15, 2014, 11:31 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

You Can't Learn To Be a Stormwater Engineer by Reading Wikipedia

 Urbanization poses an array of challenges. Most people already live in cities now, but by 2030 two-thirds of the world population will reside...

Jul 08, 2014, 06:30 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

EPA Stormwater Rules, Public Health and StormCon

 In recent years, EPA has been cracking down on storm-water violations at residential and commercial construction sites. Urbanized areas...

Jul 02, 2014, 12:45 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Infrastructure to Control Storm Events on Agenda at National Stormwater Conference

Stormwater pollution is a dilemma all across the country—Selecting the right Best Management Practices (BMPs) is crucial for protecting and...

Jun 25, 2014, 11:30 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Are You Prepared? National Stormwater Conference addresses Construction Site Compliance

 A SWPPP is required by your construction general permit and will help you prevent storm water pollution while ensuring compliance.  A...

Jun 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Infrastructure Crisis and Aging Storm Water Management Systems up for discussion at National Stormwater Conference

Water issues now dominate the discussion in America's older cities where wastewater and stormwater infrastructure built a century ago are now in...

Jun 11, 2014, 11:00 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Post-Fire Watershed Protection Added to National Stormwater Conference

 Wildfires have already scorched thousands of acres, and "fire season" is still ahead. But after the smoke clears and evacuation orders are...

Jun 03, 2014, 05:15 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Stormwater Conference Focuses on Green Infrastructure and Surface Water Quality

Green Infrastructure, low-impact development and a healthy bottom line will be at the top of the list when leading experts on storm and...

Dec 11, 2013, 11:20 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Stormwater and Watershed Experts Prepare for Portland to Attend National Water Pollution Conference

 The world's foremost experts on storm- and surface-water quality are preparing to gather at the Portland Convention Center next August...

Aug 13, 2013, 10:44 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

South Carolina Coast Prepares for Flood Of Water Quality Experts Next Week

 StormCon, the North American Surface Water Quality Conference & Expo, announced earlier this week an expanded educational lineup that...

Jul 30, 2013, 12:08 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Stormwater Experts Heading to Myrtle Beach for National Water Pollution Conference

The worlds foremost experts on storm- and surface-water quality will get together in Myrtle Beach, SC August 18–22 to explore the newest...

Jul 23, 2013, 11:15 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Stormwater and Watershed Experts Head to Myrtle Beach for National Water Pollution Conference

The worlds foremost experts on storm- and surface-water quality will get together in Myrtle Beach, SC August 18–22 to explore the newest...

Jul 18, 2013, 11:15 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

National Coastal Protection Conference Heading for South Carolina

With the impacts of rising sea levels increasingly upon us and the need for effective action at hand, authorities from around the country will...

Jul 17, 2013, 11:51 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Stormwater Conference Focuses on Green Infrastructure, Coastal Protection, and Surface Water Quality

Experts on Stormwater Pollution Prevention and Shoreline Protection will gather here August 18–22 to explore the newest water pollution...

Jul 09, 2013, 11:15 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Low Impact Development, Stormwater Pollution Prevention and Coastal Protection to be Focus of Water Quality Conference

 Experts on Stormwater and post-fire damage control will gather August 18–22 to explore the newest water pollution prevention and...

Jun 25, 2013, 11:31 ET
StormCon is the world's largest surface water-quality event, drawing attendees from around the world every year to find cost-effective solutions to water pollution problems.  (PRNewsFoto/StormCon)

Stormwater Professional Certifications Offered at National Water Pollution Protection Conference

 Water protection experts will gather in Myrtle Beach August 18 - 22 to explore the newest pollution prevention technologies and discuss which...