Nitrogen in Stormwater: Sources and Solutions Workshop

Save the Date!  May 9, 2013. 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM at the NH DES Pease Field Office, Portsmouth, NH

Save the date for the first ever northeastern stormwater BMP nitrogen workshop. This workshop will deliver the most up-to-date research-based information on nonpoint source pollutant loads and appropriate stormwater treatment. Speakers from the UNH Stormwater Center, other UNH research programs, NH Department of Environmental Services (NH DES), and the US Environmental Protection Agency will present current information, and will be available for questions and discussions.  
The workshop will include:

  • Nitrogen and the importance to Great Bay
  • Overview of the nitrogen cycle
  • Panel discussion of nitrogen sources in the Great Bay region
  • Methods of removal – how do different stormwater treatment systems work?
  • Maintenance of stormwater systems
  • Pollutant load reductions and tracking implementation  
 A full agenda and more information will be available soon.

The workshop will be held May 9, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (registration begins at 8:30) at the NH DES office, 222 International Drive, Portsmouth, NH 038o1.

Registration is free, but required. Click Here to register
  Contact James Houle at the UNH Stormwater Center:

 Funding for this project was provided in part by a Watershed Assistance Grant from the NH Department of Environmental Services with Clean Water Act Section 319 funds from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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