Integration of low impact design into a regional stormwater programme, Auckland, New Zealand

E. Shaver & S. Ira
Stormwater management has been implemented in the Auckland Region for approximately 25 years. Implementation has evolved over that time period from a water quantity programme whose focus has been to reduce flood potential, to water quality consideration whose goals are to reduce downstream contamination. More recently, a major shift in programme focus has been to consider streams as important aquatic resources that must be protected to the extent possible. Approximately 90% of Auckland streams are...

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Integration of low impact design into a regional stormwater programme, Auckland, New Zealand

E. Shaver & S. Ira
Stormwater management has been implemented in the Auckland Region for approximately 25 years. Implementation has evolved over that time period from a water quantity programme whose focus has been to reduce flood potential, to water quality consideration whose goals are to reduce downstream contamination. More recently, a major shift in programme focus has been to consider streams as important aquatic resources that must be protected to the extent possible. Approximately 90% of Auckland streams are...

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