Saving Taxpayers Billions, Green Infrastructure to Be Focus of National Water Quality Conference This Summer

Jul 09, 2015, 13:51 ET from StormCon

AUSTIN, Texas, July 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Infrastructure, low-impact development and a healthy bottom line will be at the top of the list when leading experts on storm and surface-water quality get together in Austin this August 2 - 5 to explore the newest water pollution prevention and mitigation technologies, share their recent experiences, and discuss which strategies are most effective in minimizing surface water pollution.  

With NPDES compliance in mind, StormCon brings together municipal and government officials, builders and contractors, site inspectors, civil engineers, designers, regulators, enforcement officials, planners, consultants, researchers, educators, EPA officials, property executives, and other water quality professionals to focus on this critically important topic.

StormCon brings government officials responsible for public health and safety and protecting our water supplies together with private sector engineers, consultants, project developers, and solution providers.  With the urgent need to protect our water supplies, the pollution prevention strategies and technologies being discussed and exhibited at StormCon should not be missed.

Participants will include the cities of Calgary, Irving, Abilene, Grapevine, Lafayette, Plano, Pasadena, San Antonio, Omaha, Lubbock, Carlsbad, Santa Monica, Austin, Tulsa, Charleston, Portland, San Jose, St. Paul, Roanoake, Olympia; engineering firms such as Brown & Caldwell, AMEC, HDR, Arcadis, Burns & McDonnell, Hazen & Sawyer; US Forest Service, DFW, So. Cal. Edison, TXDOT, Ft. Worth, Harris County, EPA, L.A. County, USDA, Clemson University, National Park Service, Home Depot, CDOT, URS, Utah State University, Colorado State University, Texas A & M, and many others.  You should join us there as well.

The multi-track course curriculum features more than 150 educational sessions presented by the nation's leading Stormwater experts and covers a range of material focusing on Green Infrastructure, Urban Retrofit, BMP case studies, Stormwater program management, NPDES, water-quality monitoring, Industrial Stormwater Management, Erosion & Sediment Control, and advanced research topics. Nearly 200 vendors and service providers will exhibit Stormwater-related products and equipment, the world's largest tradeshow of its kind.

The StormCon Conference Program with complete course descriptions, presenters, conference highlights, and registration information can be found online at

Registrations are still available, but classes are filling up quickly.  Join us!  View the program and register today at

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