News Archive

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 8:15pm

Minimizing Environmental Impacts Through Stormwater Ordinance and Site Plan Regulation

Through grant funding from the EPA Region 1 Polution Prevention program UNHSC managed a project to quantify the economic and water quality benefits of simple no cost measures to prevent stormwater pollution in the oyster river watershed.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 3:15pm

EPA official tours stormwater projects at UNHSC

Read the following article published durin Nancy Stoner's historic visit to Durham, NH:

Download the final project report here:  Durham Innovative Bioretention Study Final Report

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 4:45am

New Stormwater Management Systems Installed at UNH

UNHSC, UNH Facilities, and East Coast Excavating with a grant from NH DES complete Green Infrastructure retrofits on A-lot, a 7.6 acre commuter parking lot.

A time lapse video of the constrution of one of the four systems installed was created and can be viewed here:

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 11:45am

UNHSC updated porous asphalt specification

The UNH Stormwater Center has just released an update to its porous asphalt specifications.  For all future porous asphalt design projects please make sure the 2/14 version of the specification is used.

Click here for the new specification:  Feb 2014 UNHSC PA Spec Update

Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 8:30am


NEWINGTON, NH & DURHAM, NH—A high-impact, high-visibility rain garden has been installed in front of the Langdon Public Library in Newington, NH, by the UNH Stormwater Center (UNHSC). The library is currently undergoing a $1.79 million renovation and addition project.

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 3:44pm

UNHSC woriking on implementing green infrastructure with local communities

Here is a story featured on seacoast online detailing the work that the UNHSC and the GISCC project team are doing with the town of Exeter.

Sunday, August 18, 2013 - 2:03am

Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter tours UNHSC projects in Rochester, NH

Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter toured two storm-water projects in the city of Rochester, NH — at School Street School, and at the Congress Street parking lot.

Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 6:06pm

UNHSC releases its final report on the performance of permeable interlocking concrete pavement technology

University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center (UNHSC) completed a two year field verification study of a permeable interlocking concrete pavement (PICP) stormwater management system.

Friday, June 28, 2013 - 10:13am

UNHSC to present progress on managaging pollution from stormwater on the Gundalo

SAIL ON THE GUNDALOW on Wednesday 7/3 from 6 - 8 PM WEDNESDAY JULY 3

Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 3:15pm

UNHSC to host the New England Tribal Nonpoint Source Workshop in Durham NH

UNHSC to host the New England Tribal Nonpoint Source Workshop in Durham NH April 29 - May 2, 2013.