Stormwater Quality Management Committee
Clark County Regional Flood Control District
600 S. Grand Central Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV 89106

Stormwater Links

The following links are to provide additional information about stormwater management. Since these websites are not under our control we encourage you to review privacy policies for each individual site. The Stormwater Quality Management Committee, is not, in any way, held responsible for the content of these sites, or secondary sites from the pages to which they link.

Stormwater Regulations:

 
 

State of Nevada Stormwater Permit Application Requirements
http://ndep.nv.gov/bwpc/storm01.htm
Nevada Division of Environmental Protection permit requirements for industrial and construction sites.

NDEP Stormwater Permit Status Webpage

http://ndep.nv.gov/bwpc/storm_active.htm
Check the approval status of submitted Notices of Intent for stormwater activities in the State of Nevada.

EPA Guidance on NPDES Permits
http://cfpub1.epa.gov/npdes/index.cfm
The site contains technical and regulatory information about the NPDES permit program. The NPDES Permits Program consists of a number of programs and initiatives.

 
Stormwater Organizations:
 

Las Vegas Valley Watershed Advisory Committee
http://www.snwa.com/wq/watershed_lvvwac.html
Several Southern Nevada water and wastewater agencies formed the Las Vegas Valley Watershed Advisory Committee (LVVWAC) in 2007 to cooperatively address laws that govern water management practices and to protect the valley's watershed.

Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee
http://www.lvwash.com/
The Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee (LVWCC) consists of 28-member agencies to bring together all interested parties to address the many issues related to the Las Vegas Wash.

Truckee Meadows Regional Stormwater Quality Management Program
http://www.tmstormwater.com
The Truckee Meadows Interlocal Stormwater Committee is committed to the development and implementation of the Regional Stormwater Quality Management Program. The committee is comprised of representatives from the City of Reno, the City of Sparks, Washoe County, and the Nevada Department of Transportation.

California Stormwater Quality Association
http://www.casqa.org/
The California Stormwater Quality Association is composed of a diverse range of stormwater quality management organizations to assist water quality programs in the State of California.

City of Los Angeles Stormwater Program
http://www.lastormwater.com/
Stormwater Management Division of the Los Angeles Department of Public Works responsible for the development and implementation of stormwater pollution abatement projects within the City of Los Angeles.

Marin County Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program
http://www.mcstoppp.org/
Marin County Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program is a joint effort of Marin's cities, towns and unincorporated areas.

San Meteo County Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program
http://stoppp.tripod.com/
San Mateo Countywide Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program is part of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit issued to the City/County Association of Governments (C/CAG).

Eugene Oregon Stormwater Management Department Advisory Committee
http://www.eugene-or.gov/
Stormwater Management Department Advisory Committee (DAC) is to provide feedback to the Eugene Public Works Department on a draft stormwater management strategy.

 
Stormwater Management:
 

National Stormwater Best Management Practices Database
http://www.bmpdatabase.org/
The National Stormwater Best Management Practices Database provides access to BMP performance data in a standardized format for over 90 BMP studies conducted over the past fifteen years.

Stormwater Managers Resource Center
http://www.stormwatercenter.net/
The Stormwater Manager's Resource Center is designed specifically for stormwater practitioners, local government officials and others that need technical assistance on stormwater management issues.

American Water Resources Association
http://stormwaterfinance.urbancenter.iupui.edu/
The American Water Resources Association is recognized as the preeminent multidisciplinary association for information exchange, professional development and education about water resources and related issues.

EPA List of Publications for Non-point Source Pollution
http://www.epa.gov/owow/nps/bestnpsdocs.html
Highlights nonpoint source materials for both professionals and the public.

WERF Using Rainwater to Grow Livable Communities - Funding Sources
https://www.werf.org/liveablecommunities/fund_sources.htm
Provides resources for funding source for incorporating stormwater BMPs into projects.

Australian EPA Stormwater Trust
http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/stormwater/
The New South Wales Government is committed to improving urban stormwater management and reducing waterway pollution.

NRCS Photo Gallery
http://photogallery.nrcs.usda.gov/res/sites/photogallery/
Site contains natural resource and conservation related photos from across the United States.

 
Stormwater Educational Information:
 

Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee Teacher Materials
http://www.lvwash.org/educational/
The Las Vegas Wash an outdoor classroom

Las Vegas Wash Information
http://www.lvwash.org/html/what_index.html
The Las Vegas Wash encompasses a 12 mile stretch of land in the southeast portion of the Las Vegas Valley.

USGS Water Science for Schools
http://wwwga.usgs.gov/edu//
The U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Water Science for Schools web site offering information on many aspects of water, along with pictures, data, maps, and an interactive center where you can give opinions and test your water knowledge.

Education Planet
http://www.educationplanet.com/
Every month over 800,000 teachers, students and parents visit Education Planet to find educator-approved resources and services on environmental topics.

 
Environmental Organizations:
 

Air & Waste Management Association - Nevada Section
http://nvawma.org/
The Air & Waste Management Association serves the public by promoting environmental responsibility and providing technical and managerial leadership in the fields of air and waste management.

LGEAN - Local Government Environmental Assistance Network
http://www.lgean.org/
The Local Government Environmental Assistance Network (LGEAN) is a "first-stop shop" providing environmental management, planning, and regulatory information for local government elected and appointed officials, managers and staff.

Conservation District of Southern Nevada
http://www.cdsn.org/
The Conservation District of Southern Nevada provides leadership in identifying and meeting resource conservation needs for citizens of both rural and urban areas within Clark County.

UCLA Institute of the Environment
http://www.ioe.ucla.edu/ioe.html
the Institute of the Environment views the world as an ecosystem, holistically, solving air, water, and land problems with interdisciplinary solutions.

RecycleWorks
http://www.environment.ucla.edu/
We are the Recycling and Composting Program of the County of San Mateo. We've developed the RecycleWorks website to answer waste prevention, recycling and composting questions.

Earth's 911 - 1-800-Clean-Up
http://www.1800cleanup.org/
Earth's 911 is to empower the public with community-specific resources for recycling and pollution prevention and how we can all do our part in protecting the environment.

Horses for Clean Water
http://www.horsesforcleanwater.com/
Horses for Clean Water is a continuation of the environmentally sensitive horse keeping education King County horse owners have known for the past 5 years through the King County Model Horse Farm Project.

The Adopt-A-Stream Foundation
http://www.streamkeeper.org/
The Adopt-A-Stream Program was created to increase public sensitivity to awareness of the importance of the 3,000 miles of creeks, streams and rivers and the fish that inhabit them in Snohomish County, Washington.

Nevada Water Environment Association
http://www.nvwea.org/
The Nevada Water Environment Association provides education and assistance tothose who have an interest in water quality in Nevada.

 
TRADE PUBLICATIONS
 

STORMWATER - Journal for Surface Water Quality Professionals
http://www.stormh2o.com/SW/SWhome.aspx
STORMWATER is the only professional trade journal devoted to those
working in the vitally important field of stormwater management.

Water Environment Federation
http://www.wef.org/Publications/page_wet.aspx
WE&T provides information on cutting-edge technologies, innovative solutions, operations and maintenance, regulatory and legislative impacts, and professional development.

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