Urban Stormwater Management in the United States

This report on stormwater management from the National Research Council clarifies the mechanisms by which the pollutants present in stormwater affect the environment, defines the elements of a protocol linking the pollutants to ambient water quality criteria and studies how can monitoring help determine the level a discharge is potentially polluting water and assess a stormwater management plan.

In PDF is the prepublication version. You can have a free access to the published document (PDF) here: http://www.nap.edu/catalog/12465/urban-stormwater-management-in-the-united-states