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The Green Infrastructure Wizard

This new EPA web-based tool helps local officials and other community members consider the benefits and uses of green infrastructure.

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EPA Stormwater Management Model

The Stormwater Management Model (SWMM) is part of EPA’s suite of water research tools. SWMM is a hydrology-hydraulic water quality simulation model used to simulate stormwater runoff quantity and quality in urban areas.  SWMM is highly technical and is best suited for those with working knowledge of the industry.

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EPA National Stormwater Calculator

The National Stormwater Calculator (SWC) can be used to estimate the amount and frequency of rainwater runoff from sites anywhere in the United States. The calculator accounts for soil conditions, rainfall history, land cover, and more.  

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10 Best Cities for Urban Forests

This page lists American Forests’ 10 best cities for urban forests and details each city’s efforts that helped them stand out among the 50 most populous cities in the U.S.

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The Sustainable Thurston Plan

This plan out of Washington state serves as an excellent model for smaller communities to approach urban forestry and sustainable development.

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