Science Inventory

US EPA Modeling Tools for Stormwater Management

Citation:

Rossman, L. AND M. Tryby. US EPA Modeling Tools for Stormwater Management. Presented at China Water Forum, Ningbo, CHINA, November 29 - December 01, 2012.

Impact/Purpose:

To inform Chinese water industry on US EPA activities related to stormwater modeling

Description:

Effective stormwater management is critical to the protection of human life, urban infrastructure systems, and the environment. Over the last 40 years, the US EPA has invested heavily in stormwater management research and development. This talk will describe the capabilities of the US EPA’s portfolio of stormwater management modeling tools. These include Stormwater Control Siting Tool, the National Stormwater Calculator, and Stormwater Management Model - SWMM5. The US EPA provides these software tools free of charge to promote effective stormwater management in the United States and throughout the world.

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/SLIDE)
Product Published Date: 12/01/2012
Record Last Revised: 12/13/2012
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 248191

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

WATER SUPPLY AND WATER RESOURCES DIVISION

URBAN WATERSHED MANAGEMENT BRANCH