Editor's Pick Stormwater Stories 1993-2013

Walk back through time with this selection of early stories.

  • Putting Parking Lots to Work (Daly City rain gardens reduce PBCs by 40%; PAHs and heavy metals by 80%), August 2010 
  • Slow It, Spread It, Sink It (vehicle registration fees fund green stormwater projects in San Mateo Co.), August 2009 
  • Permeable Plaza (innovative stormwater treatment in downtown SF), June 2011 
  • Stormwater Revolution (SFPUC’s Jencks shares green stormwater innovations), April 2007
  • Thinking Outside the Pipe; Permeating San Francisco (weak regulatory drivers for non-pipe treatment), June 2005 
  • Promoting Permeability (SF ordinance to discourage paving yards), August 2002

Estuary News launched in November 1992, and for the first few decades focused on key policy and environmental issues for San Francisco Bay and Delta. For many years it published bimonthly as an eight-page newsletter before it evolved into a magazine and added a digital platform in 2014. This archive includes almost 50 PDFs from that historic period (a few issues are irretrievable while others appear with odd formatting but the text is correct).

See the full Pre-2014 Archive

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