WRF Integrated Water Research

This chart lists completed reports and ongoing research efforts for WRF's integrated water program. To search for older reports on sensors, go to www.werf.org/search and enter "sustainable integrated water management" or another related topic, or enter a project or report number if you know it.

 Completed Projects

Executive Summary (PDF)


 Year Completed

Crediting Water Quality Benefits from Stream Restoration: Implementation Case Studies and Potential for Crediting Guidance Application

   SIWM17-17/4844 2018 
Finding and Adding Agricultural BMP Performance Studies to the Agricultural BMP Database

   STAR_N6R14/4857  2018
Recommended Operation and Maintenance Activity and Cost Reporting Parameters for Stormwater Best Management Practices Database

  SIWM22T17/4851   2018
Joining-Up Urban Water Management with Urban Planning and Design

   SIWM5R13/4853 2018 
User’s Guide for Integrated Stormwater and Wastewater Planning

  SIWM9R14  2018 
Agricultural Best Management Practices Database (AgBMPDB): Version 2.0 Data Summary 
Agricultural Best Management Practices Database (AgBMPDB): Version 2.0 Data Summary

International Stormwater BMP Database: 2016 Summary Statistics

  03-SW-1COh  2017 
Fostering Innovation Within Water Utilities

  LIFT11C15   2017
Drivers, Hindrances, Planning, and Benefits Quantification: Economic Pathways and Partners for Water Reuse and Stormwater Harvesting

Download   SIWM8R14  2017
Risk-Based Framework for the Development of Public Health Guidance for Decentralized Non-Potable Water Systems

 Download  SIWM10C15  2017

Stream Restoration as a BMP: Crediting Guidance

 Download  WERF1T13  2016
Using Graywater and Stormwater to Enhance Local Water Supplies: An Assessment of Risks, Costs, and Benefits 

   SIWM1C15  2016
Considering the Implementation of Direct Potable Reuse in Colorado

Colorado Direct Potable Reuse White Paper – An Overview

N/A   WERF5T10b  2015

Institutional Issues for Integrated “One Water” Management

 Download SIWM2T12   2015

Blueprint for Onsite Water Systems: A Step-by-Step Guide for Developing a Local Program to Manage Onsite Water Systems


 SIWM7W14  2014

National Economic & Labor Impacts of the Water Utility Sector: Executive Report

National Economic & Labor Impacts of the Water Utility Sector: Technical Report


 SIWM6C14  2014

Ongoing Research

Expected Completion
Community-enabled Lifecycle Analysis of Stormwater Infrastructure Costs (CLASIC)