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Best Management Practice Fact Sheet 12: Filtering Practices

426-131 (BSE-280P)This fact sheet is one of a 15-part series on urban stormwater management practices. Please refer to definitions in the glossary at the end of this fact sheet. Glossary terms are italicized on first mention in the text. For a comprehensive list, see Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) publication 426-119, “Urban Stormwater: Terms and Definitions.” Runoff by passing it through an engineered filter media consisting of either sand, gravel, organic matter, and/or a proprietary manufactured product, collecting it in an underdrain, and then discharging the effluent to a stormwater conveyance system. 8.5 x 11, 4 pages, DS, color page 1, BW, single staple upper-left, 24#\12\UAJYWWBG201201.png

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