Managing Stormwater

Rainscaping Iowa: Resources for many stormwater best management practices:

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Raingarden Resources (including the Iowa Rain Garden Design and Installation Manual):

Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) - Stormwater Management Manual:

Iowa Statewide Urban Design and Specifications (SUDAS) Stormwater Resources:

Ames Lake/Reservoir History (Proposed project north of Ames from 1945 until 1987)