Stormwater Strategies - NRDC
"Low Impact Development (LID) has emerged as a highly effective and attractive approach to controlling stormwater pollution and protecting developing watersheds and already urbanized communities throughout the country. Several LID practices and principles, particularly the source control approach and the use of micro-scale integrated management practices have the potential to work effectively as stormwater quality retrofits in existing ultra urban areas as well." [from Introduction]The Natural Resources Defense Council's report on Stormwater Strategies includes Chapter 12 on Low Impact Development.
Stormwater Management, Sustainable Development, Impervious Surfaces/Cover, Infrastructure (green)
LID, Leaf characteristics