Stormwater Treatment Practices

  • Andrew J. Erickson
  • Peter T. Weiss
  • John S. Gulliver
Chapter

Abstract

Common stormwater treatment practices include wet ponds, dry ponds, infiltration basins and trenches, constructed wetlands, permeable pavements, and others. In preparation for the remaining chapters, which focus on the assessment and maintenance of these stormwater treatment practices, this chapter introduces and briefly discusses each of the practices covered in this book, which are categorized by their primary operating process (i.e., sedimentation, filtration, biological, etc.) as defined in  Chap. 3.

Keywords

Biomass Phosphorus Magnesium Filtration Depression 

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Copyright information

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew J. Erickson
    • 1
  • Peter T. Weiss
    • 2
  • John S. Gulliver
    • 1
  1. 1.St. Anthony Falls LaboratoryUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA
  2. 2.Department of Civil EngineeringValparaiso UniversityValparaisoUSA

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