Stormwater Resource Locator
Selected Stormwater News
08/19/14 EPA has published an updated calculator to help construction sites calculate their rainfall erosivity factor [more]
08/11/14 Texas construction firm paying $300k fine over environmental violations [more]
This resource is designed to help companies in the construction industry know about and comply with the stormwater rules in their area.
Many states now offer valuable
assistance on the Internet.
is not always easy. This resource includes a page for every state
links to the resources available from the state, arranged to make it as
possible for you to pick out what you will need. The information
presented in five steps, to answer the following questions:
- Do I need a permit?
- How do I apply for a stormwater permit?
- Where can I find permit application forms and instructions?
- Whom should I contact for more information?
- Where can I find additional stormwater compliance
If a state provides other
items of possible interest for stormwater compliance, they are listed in
the "Additional Resources" section.
Sometimes when you follow
these links, you will be taken to a long
document. Check the "SWRL hints" for help in finding
where in the document the specific information you need is located.
Please note that occasionally
some states may leave obsolete
place. You may want to check with the contacts listed for your
state to be
sure you are getting up-to-date information.
Click here for the authorization status for EPA's Construction and Industrial Programs.
Proceed to the Construction Stormwater State Resource Locator