Stormwater infiltration

Stormwater infiltration

The process through which stormwater runoff penetrates into soil from the ground surface.
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Tenders are invited for removal of topsoil and excavation of stormwater infiltration basin.
A new saturated/unsaturated model for stormwater infiltration systems, Hydrological Processes 22(25): 4838-4849.
Permeable Concrete Pavers Enhance Design and Increase Stormwater Infiltration
Environmental Protection Agency was interested in using the project as a pilot to examine the effects of stormwater infiltration on groundwater quality in urban, conditions and to assess the effectiveness of porous pavers.
Potter said the language about instituting stormwater infiltration - as opposed to channeling stormwater into storm drains - is vague and could be used to decrease the amount of buildable land in the River Road/Santa Clara areas.
The use of stormwater infiltration devices that infiltrate the first 1.
But in urban areas, much of the natural land surface has been replaced with impervious areas--buildings, sidewalks, parking lots, and streets--that inhibit stormwater infiltration and promote runoff.
Hope Street sidewalks are also being expanded, creating space for a series of innovative stormwater infiltration planters.
Tenders are invited for upgrading and installation of a new subsurface stormwater infiltration system to be located on a plot of land adjacent to the property.
Stormwater runoff is an especially important issue in Florida because the groundwater system is continually replenished with fresh water mostly by stormwater infiltration.
For this new contract, EA will perform feasibility and stormwater infiltration studies, or as an alternative, design a separate stormwater conveyance system to carry runoff from the civil engineering and billeting areas of the Lajes installation.