Pathogens in Urban Stormwater Systems

Pathogens in Urban Stormwater Systems: A Practical Guide for MS4s

Primary Discussion Topics

  • Basic background related to regulatory context for FIB and pathogens
  • Sources of pathogens in the urban environment
  • Transport and fate issues, along with the factors affecting survival of pathogens and FIB
  • Approaches for monitoring, source tracking and evaluating FIB and pathogen data
  • Source controls and treatment strategies
  • Case studies illustrating challenges and approaches to implementing and complying with FIB TMDL requirements in urban areas

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