Articles showing users how to manage their account, such as changing their account password.
CWQE held a workshop on Stormwater Authorities and stormwater fee programs on December 8, 2021. View workshop presentati
CWQE held a workshop on the topic of agricultural high tunnels and stormwater management on March 10, 2022. View handout
This workshop was held on March 29, 2023 by the Center for Water Quality Excellence in partnership with the Watershed Al
Federal funding programs for stormwater, non-point source pollution and green infrastructure.
Pennsylvania funding programs for stormwater, non-point source pollution and green infrastructure.
Municipal, county, and regional governmental agency funding programs for stormwater, non-point source pollution and gree
Includes guidance documents related to funding and technical assistance.
Includes loans, grants and incentive programs administered by non-governmental organizations. Monies used may come from
Upcoming funding opportunities, leveraging resources
The Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) is a low-interest source of financing for a wide range of wastewater and wa
Grants or loans offered by interstate River Basin commissions.
Resources related to multifunctional, forested riparian buffers.
Permit information related to stream stabilization and floodplain restoration.
General information relating to stream buffers, stormwater and floodplains
Resources related to wetlands restoration and protection.
CWQE's case studies focus on the funding strategies associated with successful projects.
Information on dedicated funding programs to support local stormwater management. Many include credit options to reduce
Under PA legislation passed in 2013, localities are authorized to create new stormwater authorities or add stormwater re
Handbooks, manuals and high quality outreach resources on Green Infrastructure from various sources.
Operations and Maintenance (O & M) guidance for green infrastructure elements such as stormwater basins, rain gardens, p
Resources on why and how to incorporate GI in parks and recreational areas.
Trees provide benefits for flood and stormwater management through volume control and runoff pollution treatment, shade
Various resource related to permit requirements for land development with a focus on stormwater management.
Guidance for retrofitting stormwater basins, pavement, planting areas and more to achieve green infrastructure goals.
Creative ways to encourage GI and its not-so-commonly known benefits.
Resources on ecosystem services and how they relate to water quality.
Best Management Practices (BMPs) are agricultural practices that improve farm productivity and reduce sediment and nutri
Selected guidance documents on the types of farm conservation plans that meet regulatory requirements or aid in securing
Resources that build stronger conservation management of lands rented for farm production.
Addresses the importance of managing soils so they are sustainable for future generations.
Example collaborations between businesses, organizations, local governments, and landowners to help pay for needed conse
Easy-to-use technology that helps identify areas of farm management that could be improved for healthier water quality,
Technology that simplifies and streamlines tasks associated with stormwater management inspections and operations and ma
Common questions about the Center for Water Quality Excellence.
Answers to common questions about the importance of stormwater management.
Presentations geared for elected local government officials.