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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 issues

Stormwater control practices (Best Management Practices)

By type

By treatment mechanism

Regulatory, permitting

Models, calculations, methodologies, pollutant removal, credits

Case studies

Virtual tours

Communications and outreach

Stormwater research and education