Storm Water Compliance
Versar has supported more than a dozen Maryland and Virginia Phase I and Phase II MS4 jurisdictions by providing sampling, data collection, data analysis, and report preparation. Our services are tailored to meet the specific needs of individual permits, Chesapeake Bay Program TMDL targets, and Chesapeake Trust Fund monitoring requirements. We have worked on illicit discharge detection; hotspot investigations; storm runoff sampling; storm water treatment performance assessments; geomorphic assessments; biological sampling; and annual report and required database preparation. Versar's an in-house weather center that provides accurate storm prediction to researchers, which enables cost-effective sample collection.
Montgomery County Storm Monitoring Support – Conduct storm monitoring, groundwater monitoring, and storm water treatment performance studies from 1996 to the present.
Frederick County NPDES Permit Support – Provide storm monitoring; illicit discharge detection; biological monitoring; EPA audit support; watershed planning; database development; annual report preparation; street sweeping study; watershed modeling; and geomorphic monitoring from 1999 to the present.
Howard County NPDES Permit Support – Provide storm monitoring, Trust Fund monitoring, illicit discharge detection, biological monitoring, EPA audit support, watershed modeling, and geomorphic monitoring from 2010 to the present.
Anne Arundel County NPDES Permit Support – Provide storm monitoring; illicit discharge detection; biological monitoring; hotspot investigation; BMP inspection; annual report preparation; and geomorphic monitoring from 2012 to the present.