Course Description:

This course briefly covers some policy drivers, design considerations and regulatory requirements for LID implementation for new and redevelopment projects. The majority of this class focuses on maintenance operations of LID BMP facilities.

Case studies will be used as learning lessons and discussion points in class. This class can have a field portion where we visit LID BMPs and discuss lessons learned. (Depends on location)

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn National and Ecology motivations in implementing LID
  • Learn what information is necessary to determine “feasibility” of BMPs in given conditions
  • Explore lessons learned from case studies and  site visits regarding installation and maintenance on LID BMPs

Prerequisites: None

Length: 3.5 hours – all in classroom*

*Can be combined with a site visit at an additional cost.

Cost: $250 – $325

Register: Find upcoming classes and register at ecoss.org/events.

Questions? Contact us at municipal.stormwater@ecoss.org or 206-767-0432.