Publications

The Project Team actively works to disseminate information on the database through publication of papers and speaking at conferences. Selected proceedings from various conferences are listed below. In some cases, copyright restrictions prevent inclusion of the paper on this web site. In those cases, the conference sponsor or journal are listed and should be contacted for more information. For historic deliverables, click here.

Year Publication Type Publication
2013 WERF Research Forum Jones, J. and Strecker, E. (2013) Stormwater BMP Performance – A summary of current knowledge. (live recording of presentation accessible to WERF Subscribers)
2012 Stormwater Magazine Clary, J., Steets, B., Jones, J., Strecker, E., and Leisenring, M. (2012). Fecal Indicator Bacteria Reduction in Urban Runoff, Updates from the BMP database and lessons learned from TMDL implementation, October 2012.
2012 Stormwater Magazine Jones, J., Clary, J., Strecker, E., Quigley, M., and Moeller, J. BMP Effectiveness for Nutrients, Bacteria, Solids, Metals, and Runoff Volume, International Stormwater BMP Database reaches the 500-BMP milestone. March-April, 2012.
2012 WERF Webinar Clary, J., and Quigley, M. (2012). Refining Expectations for Urban Stormwater BMP Performance in the Chesapeake Bay: Results of New Targeted Analyses of the International Stormwater BMP Database, February 2012.
2011 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., Leisenring, M., Poresky, A., Earles, A., and Jones, J. (2011) BMP Performance Analysis Results for the International Stormwater BMP Database. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2011: pp. 441-449. doi: 10.1061/41173(414)47.
2011 ASCE Journal Clary, J., Quigley, M., Poresky, A., Earles, A., Strecker, E., Leisenring, M., and Jones, J. (2011). ”Integration of Low-Impact Development into the International Stormwater BMP Database.” J. Irrig. Drain Eng. 137, SPECIAL ISSUE: Urban Storm-Water Management in the 21st Century, 190–198.
2011 WERF Webinar Clary, J. and Strecker, E. (2011). How Well Do BMPs Work? New BMP Database Results for Four Pollutant Categories and Volume Control Too!, July 2011: Stormwater.
2010 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., Quigley, M., Earles, A., Jones, J., Strecker, E., and Poresky, A. (2010) Expanding the International Stormwater BMP Database Reporting, Monitoring, and Performance Analysis Protocols to Include Low Impact Development (Part 1). Low Impact Development 2010: pp. 1299-1308. doi: 10.1061/41099(367)112.
2010 ASCE Conference Proceedings Poresky, A., Quigley, M., Leisenring, M., Strecker, E., and Clary, J. (2010) Site-Level LID Monitoring and Data Interpretation: New Guidance for International BMP Database Studies (Part 2). Low Impact Development 2010: pp. 1387-1396. doi: 10.1061/41099(367)119.
2009 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., Jones, J., and Urbonas, B. (2009) Challenges in Attaining Recreational Stream Standards for Bacteria: Setting Realistic Expectations for Management Policies and BMPs. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2009: pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/41036(342)92.
2009 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., Quigley, M., Earles, A., Leisenring, M., Strecker, E., and Jones, J. (2009) Integration of Low Impact Development Studies into the International Stormwater BMP Database. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2009: pp. 1-10.doi: 10.1061/41036(342)124.
2008 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., Jones, J., Strecker, E., and Quigley, M. (2008) International Stormwater BMP Database: What's in It for You?. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2008: pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/40976(316)12
2008 Stormwater Magazine Clary, J., Jones, J., Urbonas, B., Quigley, M., Strecker, E., and Wagner, T. (2008) Can Stormwater BMPs Remove Bacteria? New findings from the International Stormwater BMP Database, May 2008.
2008 Stormwater Magazine Strecker, E., Clary, J., Jones, J., and Quigley, M. (2008). 15 Reasons You Should Think Twice Before Using Percent Removal to Assess BMP Performance, January-February 2008.
2007 WEFTEC Conference Proceedings Clary, J., Quigley, M., Jones, J. and Strecker, E. (2007) International Stormwater BMP Database Enhancements and Updated Findings.
2004 ASCE Conference Proceedings Jones, J., Langan, T., Fassman, E., Urbonas, B., Strecker, E., and Quigley, M. (2004) Why is it so Difficult to Acquire Reliable BMP Performance Data?. Critical Transitions in Water and Environmental Resources Management: pp. 1-8. doi: 10.1061/40737(2004)33.
2004 ASCE Conference Proceedings Strecker, E., Quigley, M., Urbonas, B., and Jones, J. (2004) Analyses of the Expanded EPA/ASCE International BMP Database and Potential Implications for BMP Design. Critical Transitions in Water and Environmental Resources Management: pp. 1-10.doi: 10.1061/40737(2004)34 .
2003 ASCE Conference Proceedings Strecker, E., Quigley, M., and Urbonas, B. (2003) Results of Analyses of the Expanded EPA/ASCE National BMP Database. World Water & Environmental Resources Congress 2003: pp. 1-9. doi: 10.1061/40685(2003)339.
2002 ASCE Conference Proceedings Quigley, M., Strecker, E., and Urbonas, B. (2002) Overview of the Urban Stormwater BMP Performance Monitoring: A Guidance Manual for Meeting the National Stormwater BMP Database Requirements. Global Solutions for Urban Drainage: pp. 1-14. doi: 10.1061/40644(2002)214.
2002 Stormwater Magazine Urban Water Resources Research Council of the American Society of Civil Engineers (2002). National Stormwater BMP Database Doubles, An update on the progress of a tool that's helping communities meet Phase II requirements, May-June 2002.
2002 ASCE Journal Strecker, E., Quigley, M., Urbonas, B., Jones, J., and Clary, J. (2001). ”Determining Urban Storm Water BMP Effectiveness.” J. Water Resour. Plann. Manage. 127, SPECIAL ISSUE: MINI-SYMPOSIUM ON URBAN DRAINAGE, 144–149.
2001 Stormwater Magazine Clary, J., Kelly, J., O’Brien, J., Jones, J. and Quigley, M. (2001). National Stormwater Best Management Practices Database: A Key Tool to Help Communities Meet Phase II Stormwater Requirements, March-April, 2001
1999 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., O'Brien, J., and Urbonas, B. (1999) Development of National Stormwater BMP Database. 26th Annual Water Resources Planning and Management Conference, Tempe, Arizona, June 6-9, 1999: pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/40430(1999)159.
1999 ASCE Conference Proceedings Clary, J., O'Brien, J., and Urbonas, B. (1999) Development of National Stormwater BMP Database. 26th Annual Water Resources Planning and Management Conference, Tempe, Arizona, June 6-9, 1999: pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/40430(1999)159.
1995 ASCE Journal Urbonas, B. (1995). "Recommended Parameters to Report with BMP Monitoring Data." J. Water Resour. Plann. Manage., 121(1), 23–34.
Year Publication Type Publications by Others
2013 ASCE Conference Proceedings Ellebracht, B. and Clark, S. (2013) Relating Stormwater Treatment Device Design Criteria to Effluent Quality: An In-Depth Statistical Analysis of the BMP Database. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2013: pp. 325-329. doi: 10.1061/9780784412947.030.
2008 ASCE Journal Barrett, M. (2008). ”Comparison of BMP Performance Using the International BMP Database.” J. Irrig. Drain Eng. 134, SPECIAL ISSUE: Urban Storm-Water Management, 556–561.
2005 ASCE Conference Proceedings Barrett, M. (2005) BMP Performance Comparisons: Examples from the International Stormwater BMP Database. Impacts of Global Climate Change: pp. 1-9.doi: 10.1061/40792(173)163.
2004 ASCE Conference Proceedings Barrett, M. (2004) Retention Pond Performance: Examples from the International Stormwater BMP Database. Critical Transitions in Water and Environmental Resources Management: pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1061/40737(2004)42.

Selected Historic Deliverables

Given the long-term nature of this project, many project task deliverables have been completed over time. Most of the original project deliverables have been updated or superseded by more recent work products. Please contact us for historic deliverables that are no longer provided on the website.