How can I remove pollutants from the runoff?
Grassy swales, constructed wetlands, and infiltration structures can act as biofilters to remove pollutants from runoff. Detention basins allow suspended pollutants to settle out, where they can be properly disposed of later. In some cases, filtration systems or drainage inserts can be used to filter pollutants from flowing into storm drains or other bodies of water.

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1. What is SUSMP?
2. How does development increase urban runoff and water pollution?
3. How do I know whether my construction project is subject to SUSMP requirements?
4. What is the city looking for when reviewing my plans?
5. How can the project design help reduce urban runoff and pollution?
6. What can I do to reduce the amount of pollution my project creates?
7. How can I remove pollutants from the runoff?
8. Who is responsible for maintaining the Best Management Practices?
9. Where can I get more information?