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Baltimore Stormwater Summit Presentations


The Baltimore Stormwater Summit was a great success  thank you to all who attended! The fantastic presentations and exchanges will be a significant catalyst for innovative stormwater management and a thriving green jobs economy in Baltimore City.

The presentations below reveal innovative stormwater management efforts that are transforming Baltimore and other urban communities. Learn more about investments in green infrastructure that are generating local jobs, improving neighborhoods and advancing clean water goals. The event agenda.


Presentations available below:

Halle Van der Gaag, Blue Water Baltimore - presentation 1

Tom Schueler, Chesapeake Stormwater Network - presentation 2

Jennifer Zielinski, Biohabitats - presentation 3

Amanda Rockler, University of Maryland - presentation 4

Beth Strommen and Mark Cameron, Baltimore Office of Sustainability - presentation 5

Kimberly Burgess, Baltimore City Public Works - presentation 6

Guy Hager, Parks & People Foundation - presentation 7

Ken Hendrickson, EPA Region 3 Water Protection Division - presentation 8

Larry Coffman, Prince George's County Dept. of Environmental Resources - presentation 9

Tiffany Ledesma Groll - Philadelphia Water Department - presentation 10


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