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Technical Resources

General

General GSI Information
Type: Manual
Summary: Section 1 Background information for decision makers, elected officials and general public on using GSI for stormwater management with emphasis on sensitive groundwater areas
Source: Dr. Eban Bean (University of Florida)
Publication forthcoming (early 2022)

Nonpoint Source Publication Tool
Type: Publication builder
Summary: Create high-quality, custom publications related to nonpoint source pollution topics from provided messages and images.
Sources: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Design

GSI Modeling Tool
Type: Modeling Tool
Summary: Used to determine the best type of GSI to use in a location.
Source: Dr. Nasrin Alamdari (Florida State University)
Publication forthcoming (December 2024)

LID Planning & Design
Type: Manual
Summary: Section 2 LID planning and design and Section 3 GSI
Source:Dr. Eban Bean (University of Florida)
Publication forthcoming (early 2022)

GSI Plant Guide (PDF)
Type: Manual
Summary: Plant guide for selecting plants for GSI
Source: Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program
Publication forthcoming (July 2022)

Maintenance

Green Industry Best Management Practices Certification Program
Type: Training
Summary: Training for landscape maintenance, required for fertilizer applicators. Would be useful for individuals maintaining the GSI plants.
Source: Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program

GSI Maintenance
Type: Manual
Summary: Section 3 GSI
Source: Dr. Eban Bean (University of Florida)
Publication forthcoming (early 2022)

Green Stormwater Infrastructure Maintenance Training
Type: Training
Summary: Training specifically for GSI, will be an “add on” to the existing Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Certified Professional Training.
Source: Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program
Training forthcoming (TBD)

UF Healthy Ponds Certification Program
Type:
Training
Summary: Training on stormwater pond maintenance.
Source: University of Florida