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    • Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations 

      Montgomery, David (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-02-14)
      Montgomery will review the importance of soil in sustaining civilizations. He will ask the question: can soil erosion limit the lifespan of civilizations? He will discuss contemporary and long-term (geological) erosion ...
    • A Survey of Ditches Along County Roads for Their Potential to Affect Storm Runoff Water Quality 

      Colwell, Shanti; Horner, Richard R.; Booth, Derek B.; Gilvydis, Dalius (University of Washington Center for Urban Water Resources Management, 2000-07)
      Twenty years of research have demonstrated that the water quality of stormwater runoff can improve after flowing in a well-vegetated channel, relatively slowly, at a depth below the vegetation height. These channels are ...
    • Washington Water Resource: v.8:no.4(1997:fall) 

      Center for Urban Water Resources Management (University of Washington Water Center, 1997)
      Articles include: Evaluation of Urban Stream Channels; Urban Stream Rehabilitation in the Pacific Northwest; Porous Asphalt Road Shoulders; Water Quality Management and Erosion Control on a Construction Site; Stormwater ...