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Bibliographic details for Permeable pavingAn alternative practice to traditional impervious pavement, prevents the generation of runoff by allowing precipitation falling on the surface to infiltrate through the surface course into an underlying stone reservoir and, where suitable conditions exist, into the native soil.

  • Page name: Permeable pavingLID SWMStormwater Management Planning and Design Guide
  • Author: LIDLow Impact Development. A stormwater management strategy that seeks to mitigate the impacts of increased urban runoff and stormwater pollution by managing it as close to its source as possible. It comprises a set of site design approaches and small scale stormwater management practices that promote the use of natural systems for infiltration and evapotranspiration, and rainwater harvesting. SWMStormwater Management Planning and Design Guide contributors
  • Publisher: Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program
  • Date of last revision: 18 April 2019 14:45 UTC
  • Date retrieved: 21 January 2021 17:16 UTC
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