News Archive

Monday, February 18, 2013 - 4:35pm

UNHSC publishes a comparitive study on maintenance of stormwater control measures in the ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering

A Comparison of Maintenance Cost, Labor Demands, and System Performance for LID and Conventional Stormwater Management, ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, Published: 29 January 2013

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 10:06am

Introducing the GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE Project in NHʼs Coastal Watershed

We welcome and invite municipalities and
stakeholders in the Coastal Watershed to participate in the Green
Infrastructure Project!
The Green Infrastructure Project will deliver
customized no-cost technical assistance and educational resources to
municipalities focused on stormwater management needs in the coastal watershed.
More information is available on the attached flyer and the Project website at http://www.unh.edu/unhsc/green-infrastructure-nh-coastal-communities.

Monday, December 3, 2012 - 4:14am

Green Infrastructure Grant to Help NH Communities Manage Stormwater

DURHAM, N.H. – A pair of grants to the
University of New Hampshire Stormwater Center will help communities in the
Great Bay watershed better manage stormwater– runoff from rainfall that is not
absorbed into the ground – with innovative “green” infrastructure.

Friday, October 19, 2012 - 9:13am

UNHSC announces the release of its 2012 biennial report

We are happy to announce the release of our 2012 biennial report!  This is the last general report on our research summarizing 8 years of stormwater BMP research funded by CICEET.  We thank you all for your patience and support over the years and sincerely hope that this information will be useful.

Download the UNHSC 2012 Biennial Report

Monday, June 4, 2012 - 7:59am

EPA's Webinar on Stormwater, Coal-Tar Sealcoat, and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

EPA's Webinar on Stormwater, Coal-Tar Sealcoat, and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

June 14, 2012 01:00pm - 03:45pm Eastern ---EPA’s Stormwater
Pollution Prevention Webinar Series will highlight efforts to reduce pollutants
in stormwater through controlling these pollutants at their sources. The first
in EPA’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Webinar Series will cover the topic of
Stormwater, Coal-Tar Sealcoat, and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs). The
webinar will present information on the prevalence of PAHs from coal-tar-based
sealcoat in the environment, and on the environmental and human health impacts.
The webinar will also cover actions taken to address PAHs by a state and a
city.

Workshop flyer link    click here
Workshop agenda and registration information   www.epa.gov/npdes/training .
Sunday, October 30, 2011 - 9:34am

Portsmouth's State Street Receives Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award for 2010

Portsmouth's State Street Project Receives 2010 ASCE NH Award – The State Street Redesign included a combined sewer separation, the use of a numerous tree filters, a large subsurface chamber system in series with an underground sand filter and other forms of advanced stormwater management.

Thursday, August 25, 2011 - 3:15pm

Berry Brook Restoration Project-Urban Watershed Renewal

Berry Brook Restoration Project-Urban Watershed Renewal

Urban Watershed Renewal will be accomplished through water quality and stream restoration improvements in the Berry Brook Watershed from 2011-2013.

Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 4:00am

NH Stormwater Commission Report Summary

NH Stormwater Commission Report Summary

This document summarizes the major points from
the HB1295 Stormwater Study Commission November 2010 Final Report. The Summary is an overview intended for the legislature and other public
officials. Full commission report can be found at http://www.nh.gov/oep/legislation/2008/hb1295/index.htm 

Monday, March 28, 2011 - 5:50pm

WA Set to Ban Coal-Tar Sealcoat

WA Set to Ban Coal-Tar Sealcoat

Washington State is poised to become the first state to ban coal-tar sealant used on pavements and parking lots.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 12:27am

New Winter Maintenance Specifications for Porous Pavements

UNH Stormwater Center Publishes New Winter Maintenance Specifications for Porous Pavements