Stormwater Management in the Pacific Northwest 2022
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8:30 – 11:45 am PDT
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Carl Menconi, CPESC
Understanding Stormwater Permit Requirements and Procedures
Background and development of national and state regulations and permit requirements:
• Federal Clean Water Act and state stormwater rules
Activities exempt from construction general stormwater permit requirements
Complying with NPDES and state requirements
• Notice of intent requirements
• What the permit covers and does not cover
• Application process
• General requirements and standard conditions
• Implementing, monitoring and assessing stormwater management plans
Understanding and Applying the Science of Stormwater
Hydrology, soil science and drainage
Identifying consequences of storm events
Runoff reduction, routing and storage
Infiltration and percolation
Choosing Appropriate Stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs)
Stormwater management planning
Green infrastructure practices
• Preservation of natural features and conservation design
• Reducing impervious cover
Green management techniques
• Conservation of natural areas
• Detention/retention ponds
• Riparian buffers and filter strips
• Vegetated swales
• Disconnected runoff
• Stream daylighting
• Rain gardens
• Green roofs
• Stormwater planters
• Rain barrels/cisterns
• Pervious pavement
Developing Stormwater Pollution Management Plans
Including required elements
Assessing building sites
Choosing best management practices (BMPs)
Planning for required inspection, maintenance and recordkeeping
Obtaining plan certification
Implementing stormwater plans
Developing Plans for Inspection, Monitoring, Maintenance and Recordkeeping
Understanding the science and terminology of stormwater management and monitoring
Implementing monitoring plans
Reviewing stormwater BMP case studies
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7.0 HSW CE Hours
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.7 CEUs (Sitework)
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Carl Menconi CPESC
Owner and Project Consultant with Environmental Project Consulting LLC
Mr. Menconi has more than 30 years of experience in environmental restoration, consulting, and training. As a Washington certified erosion and sediment control lead (CESCL), he has designed and taught many courses in erosion and sediment control and other environmental topics. He has spent a lot of time on the ground advising contractors on stormwater management and serving as a third-party inspector for King County, Washington. In addition to his diverse activities in the field of construction stormwater management, he has surveyed streams and constructed in-stream habitat projects. Mr. Menconi has also supervised and directed hand crews on stream restoration, trail construction, and other environmental restoration projects.
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Course Title: Stormwater Management in the Pacific Northwest 2022
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course examines stormwater permit requirements and procedures, the science of stormwater, stormwater best management practices, stormwater pollution prevention plans, and plans for inspecting, monitoring, maintaining and record keeping of stormwater management efforts with a focus on the Pacific Northwest.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to reference and comply with national and state stormwater regulations and permit requirements, and they will be able to determine which construction projects they apply to.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to apply the science of stormwater to identify the consequences of storm events and form strategies to reduce runoff, route and store stormwater and encourage infiltration and percolation.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to assist in stormwater management planning that includes green infrastructure practices and techniques.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to aid in the development of stormwater pollution management plans by assessing building sites, choosing best management practices, and planning for required inspection, maintenance and recordkeeping of stormwater management efforts.
LUs: 7.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: An awareness of the environmental concerns of stormwater runoff
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 03/29/2025
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