Green Infrastructure: Economic, Social, Technical, and Policy Overview From the Regulatory, Academic, and Consulting Viewpoint

Description
This webcast covers the regulatory, technical and research-based topics related to green infrastructure. EPA provides an overview of the newly-released Green Infrastructure Strategy and discusses specific components related to this effort. Results of study related to cost savings associated with the employment of low impact development stormwater measures at a variety of sites are presented by the University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center. The economic, social and environmental benefits in the Philadelphia area related to green infrastructure through a triple bottom line analysis are presented.

Topics:

  • Green infrastructure
  • Triple bottom line analysis
  • Stormwater policy
  • Low impact development

Speakers:

  • Chris Kloss, Director of Green Infrastructure Program, U.S. EPA Office of Water
  • Janet Clements, Senior Associate, Stratus Consulting
  • Robert Roseen, D.WRE, P.E., Director and Co-Principal Investigator, University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center

Moderator:

  • Tad Slawecki, WEF Stormwater Coordinating Council Vice Chair, Senior Engineer / Computer Manager, LimnoTech

Cooperating Organizations:  This webcast was organized by the WEF Stormwater Committee.

Credits
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Price
This archived webcast is offered at no-charge.

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