Application of the Storm Water Management Model in Evaluating Combined Sewer Overflows

by Rajat Roy Chaudhury, Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, United States,
Raymond M. Wright, Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, United States,
Igor Runge, Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, United States,
Daniel W. Urish, Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, United States,



Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Management in the '90s: A Time for Innovation

Abstract:

This paper summarizes the application of the stormwater Management Model (SWW) to isolate the contributions of Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs) to a receiving water. The CSO discharges contribute towards the closing of the Upper Narragansett Bay to shell fishing.



Subject Headings: Storm sewers | Stormwater management | Wastewater management | Hydrologic models | Water discharge | Bays | Water-based recreation | Pollution | Rhode Island | United States

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