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Welcome to the Minnesota Stormwater Manual website. This website was developed using Mediawiki, a wiki application that allows for easy editing and that has powerful search abilities. See Introduction to the wiki for more information.
Introduction to the Minnesota Stormwater Manual
Stormwater concepts and stormwater management
Stormwater control practices (Best Management Practices)
Stormwater Best Management Practices. Mouse hover over an i
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By treatment mechanism
Models, calculations, methodologies, pollutant removal, credits
Case studies and examples
Communications and outreach
Stormwater research and education
- Minnesota Stormwater Manual photo galleries
- Plant information
- Images, CAD drawings: Includes links to CAD drawings, photos, schematics, graphs, and other images
- Links to other stormwater manuals
- Miscellaneous information: Contains references, forms, links, issue papers
- Glossary (definitions)
- BMP terminology
- Conversion units
- References from the original manual. NOTE: Newer reference lists are associated with topics on individual pages in the manual.
- Protecting Water Quality in Urban Areas: Best Management Practices for Dealing with Storm Water Runoff from Urban, Suburban, and Developing Areas of Minnesota
- Watershed projects and virtual tours